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Plant Characteristics

Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - Moderate Resistance
  • Root Rot - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Moderate Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - Moderate Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Dark Blue
  • Purple
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Bees
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Average
  • Tolerates High pH (Alkaline Soils)
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Moist
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring
  • Summer Flowering
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Spring Flowering
  • Summer
  • Fall Flowering
  • Fall
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Tolerates Full Sun in Southern States
  • Tolerates Morning Sun Only in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
  • Tolerates Morning Sun Only in Southern States
Uses*
  • Understory Planting
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Mass Planting
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Cut Flowers
  • Under Power Lines
  • Border Plant
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Accent Plant
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Veronica is easy to grow, and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include a free fertilizer packet.

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ROYAL CANDLES SPEEDWELL

Veronica spicata 'Royal Candles'

Buy Royal Candles Speedwell online. Veronica is a very nice compact grower with spikes of royal blue spike flowers. A vigorous upright grower.

Mature Height:

15-18 Inches

Mature Spread:

15-18 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

4-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Plantaginaceae · Common Name: Speedwell

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

DIY Irrigation SuppliesWe use and recommend www.dripdepot.com for our irrigation needs, from simple to install micro and drip systems, to commercial grade irrigation parts and supplies.

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Eco gallon Potted

SKU: 2153

(2.64 qrts / 2.51 liters)
(7 units available now - S)

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$15.00

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Root Pouch 1 gallon

SKU: 11576

(1.87 gallons / 7.09 liters)
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$15.00

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2 gallon Potted

SKU: 11682

(1.87 gallons / 7.09 liters)
(35 units available now - G)

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$30.00

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Customer Testimonials

Absolutely lovely plants and exceptional quality! Thank you!


Cheryl
Boyds, MD
November 2016

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