Speedwell (Veronica 'Sunny Border Blue') in the Veronicas Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 12-18 inches
Plant Spread: 12-15 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Size: 5"-6"
Flower Time: Summer
Fall
Other: Deadheading faded flower spikes ensures more flowering throughout the season
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Salt tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Other info: Does not set seed
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Root
Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Awards and Recognitions: Other: 1993 Perennial Plant of the Year

Looks peculiar, very much like a Sesame Street alien. :-)

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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My Garden and Other Stuff - 2017 by lovemyhouse Jan 1, 2018 5:33 PM 1,167
What's Blooming 2017 - Photos and Chat. by NJBob Jan 1, 2018 8:14 PM 1,563
Wow!!! Speedwell (Veronica) 'Sunny Border Blue' by UrbanWild Aug 31, 2016 8:34 PM 2
Community Garden Market Sale July 18th Garland, Texas (NE Dallas) by lovemyhouse Sep 29, 2015 7:06 PM 31
Chicagoland annual plant swap 2015 by oerickson Jun 8, 2015 8:43 AM 92
My Garden and other stuff - 2015 by lovemyhouse Jan 2, 2016 3:43 PM 2,537
Help with Salvia ID by Sunlover Jan 17, 2015 9:06 PM 9
What's Blooming - 2015 - Photos and chat. by NJBob Jan 1, 2016 6:25 PM 1,786
Veronica or salvia by Kabby Jan 6, 2015 8:03 PM 13
I'm in a perennial rut by Kabby Jan 10, 2015 1:04 PM 56

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