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Veronica  obtusata Cheeseman  trib. Veronicae 
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FamilyPLANTAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Veronica  obtusata Cheeseman  trib. Veronicae
SynonymsHebe obtusata (Cheeseman) Cockayne & Allan
Territory New ZealandNew Zealand North
rocks
Altitude0-100m
Description branchlets reddish, finely pubescent, leaves patent, oblong, subcarnose, dully green, entire, glabrous, inflorescence lateral, simple, dense, 4-10cm long
Size20-40cm
Colorlavender-blue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typedecumbent shrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, rich, 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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