Plant of the Week 10/02/2020
Royal Candles Speedwell Veronica spicata 'Glory' Zone 4-9
Long, blue 'candlestick' shaped flowers top bright green vegetation. With an abundance of flowers through its very long bloom cycle, this compact perennial add beautiful color especially near pathways.
Plant in full sun and water regularly. A moderate grower that can reach a little over 1 foot tall and wide. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Blooms from late spring into fall. Dead head to promote blooms. Thrives in average, well-drained soil. Cut down in early winter once all the foliage has browned.