Veronica incana

Veronica incana

Scrophulariaceae Form -native to Northern Asia, 1-3 foot tall perennial Culture -average to rich, moist, well drained soil -full sun or partial shade -cut back after blooms to allow plant to rebloom from early to late summer -propagate by division or from cuttings in late spring -when watering avoid getting leaves wet Use -needs especially well drained soil to prevent root rot Foliage -hairy, lanced shaped, gray-green leaves -produces deep blue flower spikes above dense foliage -vertical flower spikes produce tiny individual blooms that rise able linear leaves