Veronica decorosa – Speedwell

Veronica decorosa now known as Derwentia decorosa Veronica decorosa is now known as Derwentia decorosa

A small shrub that can be short lived, with attractive numerous white and pink flowers in winter and spring. Likes acid to neutral well drained soils, in a sunny position. Prune back after flowering to encourage a more compact habit. This plant is now known as Derwentia decorosa, and is native to South Australia.

Family : Plantaginaceae
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Plant Type : Small shrub
Width : 0.6
Flowering Time : Spring, Winter
Soil Type : Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam
Climate Zone : Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Growth Habit : Evergreen
Soil Moisture : Well-drained, Needs regular watering
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Scientific Name: Veronica decorosa
Common Name : Speedwell
Height : 0.6
Flower Color : White, Pink
pH Level : Acid, Neutral
Plant Environment : Cottage garden, Flower garden
Light : Sunny
Lifespan : Perennial, Short lived
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
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