Rock Garden Plants
Veronica  astonii Petrie  trib. Veronicae 
Home
Families
Genus
Territory
Habitat
Synonyms
Types
Galery
Info
FamilyPLANTAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Veronica  astonii Petrie  trib. Veronicae
SynonymsHebe astonii (Petrie) Cockayne & Allam
Territory New ZealandNew Zealand North
rocky slopes
Description leaves triangular, opposite, sessile, concave, coriaceous, golden yellow, flowers in small axillary clusters at apex of branchlets, corolla small, unconspicious
Size20-25cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
basal cuttings in late summer and fall
BibliographyFlora of New Zealand floraseries.landcareresearch.co.nz
The International Plant Names Index www.ipni.org
Version 8.0
(c) 1990-2016 RNDr. Pavel Slabý