Veronica Moody Blues Pink

Veronica Moody Blues Pink

9000135788

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Veronica Moody Blues Pink is a wonderfully versatile perennial which, needing little attention, provides an abundant display of pink blooms in the form of candle-like spires. Each individual flower is delicately veined and flushed with colour, producing a show that is also attractive to native pollinators. Cut back the spires as they fade and more will follow, extending an already long flowering season (June – August). Alternatively, cut when in full bloom for impressive flower arrangements.

The foliage of V. Moody Blues Pink is also appealing, forming a compact mat of dark green, lance-shaped leaves from which the spires ascend. Plant traditionally in a sunny herbaceous border, or create an unusual display in a container (just remember not to let it dry out).

One more thing that may add to V. Moody Blues Pink’s attraction: it is resistant to deer and rabbits.

Pot Size: 2L

Common Name: Spike Speedwell

Hardiness: Hardy

Height and Spread: 35cm x 35cm over 5 years

Preferred Soil Type: Moderately fertile, moist, well-drained soil

Aspect: East, south or west facing

Position: Full sun / partial shade

Flowering Period: June – August

Care: Remove spent flowers