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Veronica ‘Whitewater’
Veronica ‘Whitewater’
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Veronica ‘Whitewater’

Creeping Speedwell

USDA Zone: 4-9

Plant number: 1.540.990

This selection is identical to V. ‘Waterperry Blue’ with the exception of colour. Mat forming, with glossy green leaves studded by small pure white flowers, blooming over a long season. Tough enough to suppress weeds and to handle some foot traffic. Foliage turns red-bronze in winter. Clumps may be easily divided in early spring or fall. Evergreen. Discovered by John Wachter at Elite Growers, Inc., Ingleside, Illinois. USPP#22783; unlicensed propagation prohibited.

Further details for
Veronica ‘Whitewater’

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
Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Mid Summer
  Late Summer
  Late Spring
  Early Fall
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Alpine & Rock
  Deer Resistant
  Rabbit Resistant
  Ground Cover
   5-15 cm
   2-6 inches
   30-45 cm
   12-18 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate