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Veronica spicata 'Red Fox'

A vibrant clump of dense, slender tapering spikes of star-shaped, fuchsia-pink flowers. Lasts well when cut and charming in our jewel vases.
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1 x 9cm pot

3 x 9cm pots

Delivery:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Perennial
Position
Border (Middle)
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
June - August
Height
45cm (18in)
Group/Species
spicata
Common name
Speedwell
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
30cm (12in)
Cultivation
Plant in moist but well-drained soil in a sunny, sheltered spot. Sprinkle mycorrhizal fungi (Rootgrow) into the base of the planting hole and water well after planting. For best effect plant in groups of 3 or more.

Description

A vibrant clump of dense, slender tapering spikes of star-shaped, fuchsia-pink flowers. A classic Veronica form for the English flower garden. Lasts well when cut and charming in our jewel vases.

Care Tips

Remove faded flower-stems in autumn. Apply a mulch around the base of the plant in spring.