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Veronica 'Speedwell' <br/> Georgia Blue
Veronica 'Speedwell'
Georgia Blue

Details 

Upward facing, true blue flowers. Little green leaves turn bronzy red in winter and remain evergreen in mild winter climates. Blooms heaviest in spring. Used in rock gardens, edging, as groundcover and cascades over rock walls. Plant in well drained soil. Water regularly.

Height 4-6".
Part shade to full sun.
Zone 4'
   

Veronica liwanensis<br/> Turkish Veronica
Veronica liwanensis
Turkish Veronica

Details 

Low growing perennial that has tiny, round green leaves. Bright true blue flowers that bloom from June to August. Useful for rock gardens or large open areas. Plant in well drained soil.

Height 2".
Part shade to full sun.
Zone 2.
   

Veronica peduncularis 'Speedwell'<br/> Waterperry Blue
Veronica peduncularis 'Speedwell'
Waterperry Blue

Details 

Low growing evergreen perrenial that has light blue flower. Shiny green leaves with a tint of bronze that intensifies in winter. Blooms heaviest in May and June. Used in rock gardens, containers and flower beds. Plant in well drained soil.

Height 4-6".
Part shade to full sun.
Zone 4.
   

Veronica repens 'Sunshine'<br/> Golden Creeping Speedwell
Veronica repens 'Sunshine'
Golden Creeping Speedwell

Details 

Very pale blue flowers on low creeping mat of tiny golden yellow leaves in May and June. Groundcover used between stones and on rock walls. Plant in moist, very well drained soil.

Height 2".
Part sun.
Zone 5.
   

Veronica repens<br/> Creeping Speedwell
Veronica repens
Creeping Speedwell

Details 

White to pale blue flowers on a low creeping mat on evergreen foliage. Good as a groundcover, between paving stones or in walls. Average well drained soil.

Height 2".
Part shade to full sun.
Zone 4.
   

Veronica Speedwell <br/> Giles Van Hees
Veronica Speedwell
Giles Van Hees

Details 

Easily grown in medium moisture, well-drained soil in full sun. Tolerates light shade. Remove spent flower spikes to encourage additional bloom. Giles Van Hees is a low-growing veronica which typically grows to only 6" tall with dense vertical terminal spikes of tiny reddish-pink flowers.

Height 4-6".
Full sun.
Zone 4.
   



 
   



Ajuga is a good ground cover for part shade to full sun.



Phlox is a good ground cover for part shade to full sun. Looks great flowing over a rock wall.



Sedum is a good ground cover for full sun and is drought tolerant. It also works great on Green Roofs.