Veronicastrum 'Adoration'

9cm pot £8.99
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Buy Veronicastrum 'Adoration' culver's root: Elegant, long-flowering and highly attractive to bees

This perennial dies back to below ground level each year in autumn, then fresh new growth appears again in spring.

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: moderately fertile, moist but well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: from midsummer to early autumn
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    An impressive, large speedwell, whose lilac-pink flower spikes form a fine candelabra shape from midsummer to early autumn. Elegant, long-flowering and highly attractive to bees.

  • Garden care: Divide congested plants in spring. Apply a generous 5-7cm mulch of well-rotted garden compost or manure around the base of the plant in spring, to retain moisture around the plant.

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Eventual height & spread

Not as big as I hoped

3

It didn't flower for as long as I had hoped.

Ann

Cheshire

A very attractive plant.

4

Hasn't really had a chance to get going yet, but if it survives the winter it looks as though it wil be a real gem.

Pica

Norfolk

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Would buy again, and in other shades

5

Excellent at back of a summer border. Mixed in with roses and clematis very well.

Plantie

Southern England

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Hoping !

4

This plant looked like it had died pretty much straight away but it has now started sprouting healthy leaves so hoping I'll get some flowers this year.

Kath

Glasgow

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I would buy this plant again

5

An excellent plant, upright strong and effective.

MJE

Northumberland

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Great colour, tall and imposing

4

A really good back of the border plant, lovely colour especially good with blues,purples and whites for a pastel border. Doesn't need staking if it's amongst other plants, but not good for very windy spots. Needs a sunny position or it will bend towards the light in too much shade.

Country Girl

Warwickshire

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