Veronicastrum virginicum (Culver's Root)
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Veronicastrum virginicum

Culver's Root

Prefers moist to well drained soils but can be adaptable; common in prairies and savannas. Attractive flowers, clean foliage make this a versatile plant for the contemporary garden. Attracts butterflies, bees and parasitic wasps.

Height: 4-6 ft
Width: 3-4 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: July,August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Characteristics & Attributes for Veronicastrum virginicum

Attributes

Rain Garden Sun

Attracts Wildlife

Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Pollinators

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant

Plant Habit

Upright

Light Conditions

Sun to Part Shade

Native Plant Community

Mesic Prairie
Savanna
Woodland

Bloom Time

July
August

Flower Color

White

Flower Hue

Light

Flower Height

4' to 6'

Flower Type

Spike

Foliage Color

Green

Leaf Texture

Medium

Prune Time

Jan/Feb/March

Flower Form

Single

Growth Rate

Average