VERONICA spicata 'Rotfuchs'

Commonly known as Spiked speedwell

('Red Fox') - a clump-forming perennial with very deep pink flower spikes only growing 12-15 inches in height
Further Reading....
  • Shades of pink
    All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
    Deep pink
  • Height
    30cm (12in)
  • Spread
    30cm (12in)
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Mat-forming perennial with erect flowering stems. Star-shaped flowers.
  • Hardy - average winter
    Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
    Borderline
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

VERONICA spicata 'Rotfuchs'

 
  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    Downy mildew, powdery mildew, leaf spot.
    Place of origin
    Europe to Turkey, central and eastern Asia.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
    Borderline
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
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30cm (12in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  30cm (12in)
 

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