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Veronica spicata 'Nana Blauteppich' (Spiked speedwell 'Nana Blauteppich')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.1m
Max height
0.3m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name: Veronica spicata 'Nana Blauteppich'

Other names: Spiked speedwell 'Nana Blauteppich', Veronica spicata 'Blue Carpet'

Genus: Veronica Veronica

Variety or Cultivar: 'Nana Blauteppich' _ 'Nana Blauteppich' is a compact, mat-forming, herbaceous perennial with lance-shaped, toothed, dark green leaves and upright stems bearing slender, erect, terminal racemes of small, star-shaped, purple-blue flowers in summer.


Veronica spicata 'Nana Blauteppich' is: Deciduous

Flower: Blue in Summer

Foliage: Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn

Habit: Mat Forming, Erect flower stem

How to care

Watch out for

Pests: Generally pest-free.

Specific diseases: Downy mildew , Leaf spot , Powdery mildew Downy mildew , Leaf spot , Powdery mildew

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Where to grow

Veronica spicata 'Nana Blauteppich' (Spiked speedwell 'Nana Blauteppich') will reach a height of 0.1m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Ground Cover, Garden edging, Cottage/Informal, City, Bees (attract & feed bees), Beds and borders, Rock

Cultivation: Plant in loamy, moderately fertile soil, that is moist but well-drained. Prefers full sun but will tolerate light shade.

Soil type: Loamy

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: South, East, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Veronica spicata 'Nana Blauteppich'

Other names: Spiked speedwell 'Nana Blauteppich', Veronica spicata 'Blue Carpet'

Genus: Veronica Veronica

Variety or Cultivar: 'Nana Blauteppich' _ 'Nana Blauteppich' is a compact, mat-forming, herbaceous perennial with lance-shaped, toothed, dark green leaves and upright stems bearing slender, erect, terminal racemes of small, star-shaped, purple-blue flowers in summer.


Veronica spicata 'Nana Blauteppich' is: Deciduous

Flower: Blue in Summer

Foliage: Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn

Habit: Mat Forming, Erect flower stem

Watch out for

Pests: Generally pest-free.

Specific diseases: Downy mildew , Leaf spot , Powdery mildew

General care

Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...


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Veronica spicata 'Nana Blauteppich' (Spiked speedwell 'Nana Blauteppich') will reach a height of 0.1m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Ground Cover, Garden edging, Cottage/Informal, City, Bees (attract & feed bees), Beds and borders, Rock

Cultivation: Plant in loamy, moderately fertile soil, that is moist but well-drained. Prefers full sun but will tolerate light shade.

Soil type: Loamy

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: South, East, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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