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Veronica  prostrata L.  trib. Veronicae 
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FamilyPLANTAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Veronica  prostrata L.  trib. Veronicae
SynonymsVeronica satureiifolia Poit. & Turpin
 Veronica teucrium ssp. prostrata (L.) Rouy
 Veronicastrum prostratum (L.) Opiz
Territory
steppes
Altitudelowland-montane
Description stems procumbent, leaves ovate to narrowly oblong, 1-3cm long, densely pubescent, crenate-serrate to subentire, dark green, flowers ca. 1cm across, in compact racemes
Size10-20cm
Colorpale blue, pink
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typecarpet
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late spring
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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