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Veronica  plantaginea E.James  trib. Veronicae 
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FamilyPLANTAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Veronica  plantaginea E.James  trib. Veronicae
SynonymsBesseya plantaginea (E.James) Rydb.
 Synthyris plantaginea (E.James) Benth.
 Wulfenia plantaginea (E.James) Greene
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.South-Central U.S.A.ArizonaColoradoNew MexicoWyoming
grassland and thickets
Altitude2000-3000m
Description basal leaves ovate to elliptic, to 15cm long, rounded dentate, stem leaves subscaly, flowers in compact spike, ca. 1cm long, subcampanulate, obscurely bilobate
Size30-40cm
Colorpink, purple
Bloomsummer
Ca-
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, medium moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in winter, uncovered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-16°C
division in spring just as young growth commences
BibliographyDorn, R.D. (1992) Manual of the Vascular Plants of Wyoming
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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