Veronicastrum virginicum
(Culver’s root)
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Category: Herbaceous Plants

Photo Credits: Steven N. Rodie

Height: 48 – 72 inches


Spread:  48 inches


Location: Bottom, Sides


Native Status: NE


Comments & Cautions:
may flop and require support; may be too large for small gardens; maintain consistent soil moisture


Recommended For:

  • Bioretention and Rain Gardens

This plant prefers that the level of moisture in your soil be: Wet or Moist or Average

This plant prefers Loam or Clay soil.

The plant DOES NOT have a salt tolerance.


Bloom and Interest Season:

Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
June
July
Aug
Sept
Oct
Nov
Dec

Plant Form

upright to slightly vase-shaped

Foliage

narrow whorled leaves; medium-bold texture

Flowers

tiny, white, tube-shaped flowers in slender spikes; bloom from top down; June-August

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