- USDA Hardiness Zones 6-9
- Height 12-14 Inches Tall
- Spread 12-14 Inches Wide
This unique blue flowered speedwell produces spires of lightly scented blossoms on a small well-branched base from spring into fall. They don’t need to be exposed to cold weather over the winter to bloom so they can be successfully grown in cool to warmer winter climates.
Dark Blue Moody Blues Veronica is a fantastic choice for the front of border gardens, mass plantings, along walkways, patios and low decks and as a container plant. The flower spikes can be used to create bouquets. Butterflies, hummingbirds and bees will be attracted to the flower spikes. This perennial will reach 12 to 14 inches in width and height at maturity. The base of the plant grows in a mounding form topped with large flower spikes.
Dark Blue Moody Blues Veronica Care
The perennial can be cut back after the first flush of blooms to encourage reblooming. Deadheading will also encourage reblooming. Plant Dark Blue Moody Blues Veronica in sunny to partially sunny locations in well-drained soils in USDA plant hardiness zones 6 to 9. It is mildly susceptible to mildew but resistant to deer and rabbits.
Dark Blue Moody Blues Veronica Spacing
Space individual plants 6 to 12 inches apart, center on center. In garden planters, ensure the container is at least 8 inches wide.
Dark Blue Moody Blues Veronica Plant Facts
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 6-9|
|Flower Color(s): Bright blue|
|Bloom Period: Spring to Fall|
|Foliage Color(s): Green|
|Light Exposure: Partial Shade to Full Sun|
|Height: 12-14 Inches|
|Spread: 12-14 Inches|
|Watering: Below Average|
|Features: Fall Blooming|
|Scientific Name: Veronica 'Novaverblu' PP26602|
|Common Name: Dark Blue Moody Blues Veronica|
|Brand: Southern Living Plants|
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Plant Addict Guarantee (Included On All Plant Orders)
Plant Addicts guarantees your plant(s) will arrive happy and healthy, but the plant(s) are being shipped through the mail and accidents happen. If the plant is dead, has dried out roots or the incorrect item was shipped just notify Plant Addicts within 3 days upon delivery. We may ask for pictures but will try to make it as easy as possible for you. Please note plant(s) with damaged branches or wilted leaves will not qualify for this guarantee. Plants are very resilient and will rebound quickly when cared for correctly.
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Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
We encourage all plant lovers to purchase the Plant Addicts Warranty whether you’re new or an expert. There are many variables outside our control and yours that can cause the demise of your plant(s). Examples would be hungry animals, drought, poor soil conditions, over watering, disease, insects & many other factors. The Plant Addicts Warranty is a 1 year warranty protecting you from all the unknowns and will replace your plant if it moves on to the plant afterlife.
The warranty is purchased on a per plant basis and must be purchased at the same time as the plant purchase. We will cover 100% of the price of the plant but the warranty does not cover shipping cost. Simply let us know if your plant has died within one year of receiving it and we’ll get you a new one shipped out. We may ask for photos for documentation purposes but again we’ll try to make it as easy as possible.
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Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.