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Veronica  decumbens J.B.Armstr.  trib. Veronicae 
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FamilyPLANTAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Veronica  decumbens J.B.Armstr.  trib. Veronicae
SynonymsHebe decumbens (J.B.Armstr.) Cockayne
Territory New ZealandNew Zealand South
rocks
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description branchlets reddish black, shiny, leaves opposite, oval-obovate to ovate, dark shiny green, with red margins, flowers crowded in racemes, near apex of branchlets
Size40-50cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typedecumbent shrub
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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