|Plant Series||Veronica VENTURE™ Series|
|US Patent #||('TNVERVB') PP29268|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Bloom Time||May, June, July, August|
|Flower Color||Blue, Purple|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8|
|Landscape Value||Sun garden, mixed beds, borders. Attractive small area ground cover.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||11" / 22" / 13"|
|Soil (Garden)||Moist organic soil with good drainage.|
|Water (Garden)||Average water needs in the garden.|
|Special Uses||Deer Resistant, Pollinator Attractor|
|Comments||'Best of Variety' award. Penn State trials 2017. Rated 4.6 (out of 5) and Best of Species (out of 20) at Trial Gardens at Pennsylvania State University 2016.|
Veronica VENTURE™ ‘Blue’
Stands out from other Veronica in three main ways: 1) great garden performance, 2) intermediate plant size, not too small or too big, and 3) mildew resistant foliage. In addition it has lovely purple-blue flowers in narrow spikes, excellent branching, a dense compact spreading habit, and excellent vigor.
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-8
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 11″ / 22″ / 13″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): May, June, July, August
|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||Day Neutral|
All photography is property and © of TERRA NOVA® Nurseries, and is only to be used for promotional material related to TERRA NOVA® products.
Please credit TERRA NOVA® Nurseries in the following manner:
Photo(s) courtesy of TERRA NOVA® Nurseries, Inc.
Our tags are produced using Adobe Illustrator (.ai) format.
Get the latest FREE version of Acrobat® Reader™here.
- Garden Smart: Tremendous Work in Perennial Breeding – click here
- December, 2020 – Nursery Management – click here
- November, 2020 – Greenhouse Management – click here