Veronica spicata 'Red Fox'

Veronica spicata 'Red Fox'

Red Fox Speedwell

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'Red Fox' is a choice compact Speedwell that is bound to become a garden staple. This selection grows into a full mound of lance shaped medium green leaves. Densely flowered spires of starry fuchsia pink blooms appear in early summer, often lasting for over five weeks. These flowers are extremely popular with bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds. They make excellent cut flowers as well. 'Red Fox' may also be encountered under its original German name, "Rotfuchs"



Hardiness Zone: Zone 4 to Zone 8
Light Requirements: Full Sun to Part Shade
Height: 30 cm to 60 cm
Spread: 30 cm to 60 cm
Soil Requirements: Average moist well drained soils,adaptable to pH
Bloom Time Early to late summer, re-bloom possible
Planting Time: Mid spring to early summer
Use: Rock gardens, mixed borders, coastal gardens, cottage gardens, butterfly gardens, cutting beds
Flower Colour & Shape: Tall narrow candelabra-like spires of many tiny star shaped intense fuchsia pink blooms
Foliage: Basal mound of lance shaped mid green leaves with cream edges
Benefits: Compact growth, deer and rabbit resistant, salt tolerant, attracts bees, butterflies and hummingbirds, excellent cut flowers

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