Veronicastrum virginicum, Culver’s Root
A majestic Missouri native perennial, Culver’s Root, Veronicastrum, punctuates the summer garden with tall 3-7′ stems topped with 9″ flower spikes of tiny, tube-like white to pale blue flowers. In full bloom with its many flower spikes, Culver’s Root has a distinctive look, reminding many of a candelabra. It’s long blooming flowers first appear in late spring and will continue into summer. Culver’s Root’s foliage adds considerable interest to gardens. Its lance-shaped leaves are in whorls on its stems. Attracts butterflies. Tolerant of wet conditions, it works well in rain gardens.
A good choice for back of the perennial border, naturalized, and in native plant and cottage gardens.
Plant in average to rich soil, and in full sun to light shade.
Offered in-house. Subject to availability.
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