''V'' Photos

luvtosharedivsSeptember 1, 2007

Veronica (speedwell) keeps blooming all summer for me, if I diligently deadhead spent flowerheads.

The following pics are from July...

Unknown pink:

V. spicata:

Please share your "V" photos!

Julie

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janetpetiole(4b)

I love that pink. Veronicas are really nice plants. I hacked mine back after they finished the first flush and they promptly grew and flowered and were twice as big. I just looked at them and they've gotten floppy and opened up in the center. Maybe next year I'll remember to deadhead them instead.

    Bookmark   September 2, 2007 at 10:39AM
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aka_margo(z5a WI)

Verbena

    Bookmark   September 2, 2007 at 11:26AM
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luvtosharedivs

Janet,
Thanks, I like the pink too. In fact, that particular clump has spread so much, I could probably divide it into four clumps. It's a nice short variety that looks good at the front of the garden. The blue spicata is very tall, but doesn't need staking.

Jen,
I've never seen pink Verbena before, only blue. In fact, mine reseeded a couple of years before it died out. Very pretty!

Julie

    Bookmark   September 2, 2007 at 5:35PM
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