VERONICA schmidtiana 'Nana'
Height: 2-4" (5-10cm) Flowering Time: Summer Flower Colour: Blue ____________________________________
Subclass: Dicotyledonae (Dicotyledons) Superorder: Asteridae (Daisy Superorder) Order: Scrophulariales (Figwort Order) Family: Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)
(under the APGIII system, this plant is now in the
Genus: Veronica Species: schmidtiana (Schmidt's), nana (small) ____________________________________
Veronica schmidtiana 'Nana' is a small mat-forming Veronica, with very deeply divided leaves and short dumpy spikes of light blue flowers. Suitable for growing in a trough or alpine garden rather than a large rockery, where it might be overlooked because of its small size.
Harvesting and Growing from Seed:
Seed Pod The seedpod is a tiny ball.
Seed The seeds are tiny yellowish discs. There are several seeds in a pod.
Seedling The seedling has toothed leaves.
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