Veronica 'Giles Van Hees' Speedwell



Veronica 'Giles Van Hees' is a dwarf hybrid with short, upright spikes of clear, bright medium pink flowers over clumps of narrow foliage. Also known as Speedwell, this perennial blooms from early to midsummer. Veronica 'Giles Van Hees' can be used as a ground cover and is nice for edging perennial borders. Cut back after the first flush of bloom to encourage fresh foliage and heavier reblooming.

Veronica 'Giles Van Hees' prefers full sun and moist, well-drained soil. For best appearance do not allow it to completely dry out.


  • Common Names: Speedwell
  • Zones: 4-8
  • Light Requirements: Full Sun to Light Shade
  • Soil Preference: Prefers moist, well-drained soil
  • Height at Maturity: 6-10
  • Width at Maturity: 12
  • Bloom Color: Pink
  • Bloom Time: Midsummer to early fall

Special Features

  • Attracts: Butterflies. Hummingbirds.
  • Tolerates: Deer. Drought.
  • Other Features: Cut Flower. Evergreen.

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