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Botanical name: Veronicastrum virginicum 'Erica'
Other names: Culver's root 'Erica', Veronicastrum 'Erica', Veronica virginica 'Erica'
Variety or cultivar: 'Erica' is a clump forming, herbaceous perennial with whorls of pointed, toothed, green leaves. Long, slender spires of red buds open to tiny pale-pink flowers in mid to late summer.
Veronicastrum virginicum 'Erica' is: Deciduous
Flower: Pale-pink in Summer
Foliage: Green, Bright-green in Summer
Habit: Branching, Bushy, Erect
Pruning: Cut back after flowering or fruiting.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...
Veronicastrum virginicum 'Erica' (Culver's root 'Erica') will reach a height of 1.2m and a spread of 0.45m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Wildflower, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Flower Arranging, Prairie planting
Cultivation: Plant in cool, moist, moderately fertile soil, enriched with organic matter. Water thoroughly in dry weather.
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|Soil types:||Clay, Loamy|
|Soil drainage:||Well-drained, Moist but well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Sun|
|Aspect:||North, South, East|
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