Veronicastrum virginicum


Common Name: Culver's root
Plant Type:Herbaceous
Light (original): sun, part sun
Light Requirements: Sun, Part Sun
Height:3 to 6 feet
Width:2 feet
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Wetland
Soil Type:moist
Soil Moisture:Mesic
Seed Ripens:
USDA Zones:3 to 9
Flower Colour:white clusters on spiky wands
Bloom Time:mid to late summer
Comments:Attracts butterflies and bees. Charming companion plant in border.
Germination:Seed is hydrophyllic, intolerant of dry storage.
Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90-140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F.
Seed requires light to germinate.
Germination Notes:
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Picture Copyright: John Oyston