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Veronica ‘Tickled Pink’
Veronica ‘Tickled Pink’
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Veronica ‘Tickled Pink’

Hybrid Speedwell

USDA Zone: 3-9

Plant number: 1.540.570

A hybrid Speedwell from the USA that shows great promise. This forms a bushy mound of narrow green leaves, bearing upright wands of deep-pink flowers for weeks on end, starting in early summer. Removing faded spikes regularly will encourage more buds to form. Excellent for cutting. Attractive to butterflies. This was found as a sport of ‘Goodness Grows’ by Mike Farrow at Holly Hills Farms in Maryland. Quite possibly hardy to Zone 2 or colder. USPP#16182: unlicensed propagation prohibited. Registered with COPF.

Further details for
Veronica ‘Tickled Pink’

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
  Average or
Care Level
Flower Colour
  Deep Pink
Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Mid Summer
  Late Summer
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Attracts Butterflies
  Cut Flower
  Deer Resistant
  Rabbit Resistant
   30-45 cm
   12-18 inches
   45-60 cm
   18-23 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate