Veronica ‘Aztec Gold’

Brilliant gold foliage spreads in dense mats and is complemented by rich blue flowers in May. This versatile groundcover works well in mixed containers, hanging baskets, over walls, etc. Great to contrast with our top selling black leaved Heuchera 'Obsidian'. Foliage goes chartreuse in partial shade, which is still very nice!

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 3-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 3″ / 18″ / 8″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): June, July

Common Name Speedwell
Family Scrophulariaceae
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How Different? Gold foliage, good vigor. Better habit and gold foliage color than 'Trehane'.
Landscape Value So colorful even without the blue flowers! Use as a ground cover, edging, or in a container.
Most Active Growing Season
Persistence Deciduous
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 3" / 18" / 8"
Soil (Garden) Moist organic soil with good drainage.
Water (Garden) Needs summer irrigation.
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Comments Does not perform well in Southern gardens. 100% winter survival at U. of Minnesota 2016.
Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
EC 0.75 – 1.25
pH 5.8 – 7.0
Fertility Needs 150 – 200 ppm
Finish Time to 4″ 6 – 8 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon 10 – 12 weeks
Day Length for Flowering Long Day
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