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Veronica First Glory

 
Purple Veronica First Glory, Veronica longifolia, Speedwell

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Veronica First Glory is a fabulous, deep blue flower spikes add both texture and color to the early summer garden. First Glory has a compact growing habit, growing to be only 16-20”, making it perfect for a border or small space garden. PPAF (Veronica)

Zones 4 - 8
Advantages
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Attract Butterflies
Attract Butterflies
Easy to Grow
Easy to Grow
Cut Flowers
Cut Flowers
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Full Sun
Half Sun / Half Shade
Half Sun / Half Shade
Mature Plant Size 18-22" tall, 10-12" wide
Bloom Time Late summer to fall
Size Plant - 3" pot
SKU AFLK231

Everyone Loves Veronicas. In perennial borders, they have always added great vertical interest with elegant spires of color. They bloom for a long time, and are a snap to grow. In addition, many of the species are native American wildflowers, making the hybrids at home in all our gardens. (Many call them by their other common name, Speedwell.)

SKU AFLK231
Common Name Speedwell
Botanical Name Veronica longifolia
Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Flower Color Purple
Mature Height 18-22" tall
Estimated Mature Spread 10-12" wide
Bloom Time Late summer to fall
Planting Depth Crown of plant should rest just at or above the soil surface after watering in.
Ships As Potted Plant
Planting Time Fall
Soil Type Loamy Soil
Soil Moisture Average, Well Draining
Advantages Deer Resistant, Attract Butterflies, Easy to Grow, Cut Flowers
Ships to Hawaii, Alaska & Canada No

Shipping begins in September based on ground temperatures, coldest zones first.

As soon as your order is placed you will receive a confirmation email. You will receive a second email the day your order ships telling you how it has been sent. Fall bulbs are shipped at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone. Perennial orders may arrive separately from bulbs and seeds. If your order requires more than one shipment, there is no additional shipping charge. See our shipping information page for approximate ship dates and more detailed information. If you need express shipping or have any questions, please call Customer Service toll-free at (877) 309-7333 or contact us by email.

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Pros

  • Accurate Instructions
  • Attractive
  • Color
  • Hardy
  • Healthy
  • Shape
  • Versatile

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    Comments about American Meadows Veronica First Glory:

    The color was intense, the shape tightly upright on the flower and good tight foliage shape. Survived extremely late planting (Nov. with snow) and came back gangbusters this year. Highly recommend!

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    This plant has shown no signs of life.

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    USDA Hardiness Planting Zones

    To determine if a plant is sufficiently cold hardy, the USDA created numbered zones indicating winter low temperatures; the lower the zone number the colder the winter.

    • If the coldest winter temperature expected in your area is -15°F (zone 5) then any plants rated zones 3-5 will survive the winter temperatures in your area.
    • If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).

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