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Veronica  colensoi Hook.f.  trib. Veronicae 
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FamilyPLANTAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Veronica  colensoi Hook.f.  trib. Veronicae
SynonymsHebe colensoi (Hook.f.) A.Wall
Territory New ZealandNew Zealand North
rocks
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description branches solid, smooth, leaves opposite, crowded in upper part of branches, linear-oval, dark green, abaxially bluish, with distinct midrib, flowers in subterminal racemes
Size30-40cm
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
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