Speedwell, Bird's Eye

Veronica hybrida, V. spicata

How to plant Veronica seeds

Sightseeing Mixture veronica. PR01041

SIGHTSEEING MIXTURE Veronica Veronica spicata

Extra-long flower spikes in shades of pink, violet-blue and white. Perennial, 2-2.5 ft. tall plants bloom from June to August. They attract butterflies and are showy, long-lasting cut flowers.

50 seeds - $1.99

Blue Bouquet veronica. PR06268

BLUE BOUQUET Veronica Veronica hybrida

Easy to grow, 12-18 in. tall perennial produces strong upright, showy, tapered blue flower spikes in summer. Superior to many veronicas. Plants flower the first year when started early. Glossy green leaves are especially disease resistant. Seed is pelleted for easy and efficient sowing. Winter hardy to zone 4.

25 pelleted seeds - $2.99

Pink Goblin veronica. PR09543

PINK GOBLIN Veronica Veronica spicata

Intense, long rosy-red spikes on dwarf, compact 16 in. plants. Winter hardy to zone 3.

50 seeds - $1.99

How to Plant Veronica Seeds

Sow seeds in cell packs or flats, press into soil but do not cover. Kept at 65° F., germination is in 14-21 days. Transplant into the garden 12-14 in. apart.

Comments: Full or part sun. Average soil, with moderate to regular water. Tolerates a wide variety of soils with good drainage. Flower spikes are excellent for cutting, and attract bees, butterflies and hummingbirds. Long blooming when cut back after flowering, repeat bloom is strong and showy. Deer and rabbit resistant.