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Veronica prostrata Aztec Gold
Veronica prostrata Aztec Gold
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Veronica prostrata Aztec Gold

Golden Creeping Speedwell

USDA Zone: 2-9

Plant number: 1.540.230

(=‘Buttercup’) This selection is a lower growing Speedwell, best suited for use in the rock garden, or for edging perennial borders. Plants form a compact, mounding clump of rich golden-yellow leaves, contrasting beautifully with the bright-blue flowers in late spring. Trim plants back after blooming. Foliage becomes chartreuse in partial shade. Also worth considering for use in mixed containers, the foliage contrasting beautifully with other plants. USPP#13354: unlicensed propagation prohibited. Registered with COPF.

Further details for
Veronica prostrata Aztec Gold

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun or
  Partial Shade
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
  Average or
Care Level
Flower Colour
  Deep Blue
Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Late Spring
Foliage Color
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Alpine & Rock
  Deer Resistant
  Rabbit Resistant
   10-15 cm
   4-6 inches
   20-30 cm
   8-12 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate
Disclaimer: This information is presented for reference only. This plant is not currently part of our Heritage Perennials lineup.