Veronica gentianoides

Veronica gentianoides is the most beautiful pale blue veronica which is a very long flowering garden plant and a superb cut flower. I've always loved it. More
1 x 9cm plant 510401-1 £4.95

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Veronica gentianoides is the most beautiful pale blue veronica which is a very long flowering garden plant and a superb cut flower. I've always loved it.

With thick, dark green leaves, this mat-forming plant is great for a border, rock garden or container.

Genus Veronica gentianoides
Group/Species gentianoides
Type Hardy Perennial
Common Name Gentian speedwell
Border Position Middle
Soil Type Acid, Alkaline, Chalky, Clay, Fertile, Neutral, Sandy
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 75cm (30in)
Spacing 30cm (12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Choose a spot in full sun or light shade with moist but well-drained soil. Dig planting holes deep and wide enough so the roots are covered and firm soil down around each plant and water well.
Care Tips Cut back faded flowers to encourage good growth the following year. Water regularly during dry spells. Add extra phosphorus to encourage root development. Divide large clumps in spring or autumn.
Flowering May - July
Vase Life Makes a superb cut flower.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Veronica gentianoides reviews

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Kate

Good plants but whiter in colour than the pale blue l expected and had planned for.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Jan

Again a very small plant compared to previous purchases but now doing well

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Veronica

Quality products - well packaged.

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Reviewed 8th November 2018 by Sheila

As with everything I've purchased from Sarah Raven, excellent service and quality. Will recommend .