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botanical name:
Veronica austriaca 'Ionian Skies'
Veronica austriaca 'Ionian Skies' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Speedwell
family:  Scrophulariaceae
characteristics: perennial, ground-cover
height: 0.30m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: green
flower colour: blue
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
Mats of feathery, finely cut green leaves. Short spikes of attractive sky-blue flowers in late spring and summer.

Moderately fertile, moist, well-drained soil in sun. Fairly drought tolerant.

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