Common Name: Speedwell, Bird’s Eye, Gypsyweed
Botanical Name: Veronica spicata
Native: Northern Europe and Asia
Colors: Various shades of purple, pink, blue and white.
Description: Known for its spikes of dozens of densely arranged small florets and its rounded stems, veronicas have some loose clusters of saucer-shaped flowers. Veronica plants are long-lasting and quite easy to grow.
Fun Facts: There are more than 500 different species of Veronica.