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Veronica  chathamica Buchanan  trib. Veronicae 
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FamilyPLANTAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Veronica  chathamica Buchanan  trib. Veronicae
SynonymsHebe chathamica (Buchanan) Cockayne
Territory New ZealandChatham Is.
rocks
Altitude0-10m
Description sparsely hirsute, leaves opposite, crowded, elliptic, obtuse, shiny, dark green, flowers in crowded, subterminal racemes, to 4cm long
Size5-10cm
Colorviolet, white
Bloomearly summer
Ca
Typeshrub, carpet
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
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