ROYAL CANDLES SPEEDWELL is a beautiful summer-flowering perennial.  The flowers of this perennial are deep purple-blue color.  Flowers of this plant grow on long, slender tubes.  Royal Candles Speedwell is a compact perennial that has flower shoots growing above the mounding foliage.  The flower tubes get their name because of the similar appearance of a fox tail.  This Speedwell variety is similar in growth appearance to Salvia.  The significant difference in the flower structure between the two varieties is Royal Candles Speedwell has denser flower tubes than Salvia.


Royal Candles Speedwell

Veronica spicata ‘Glory’ Plant Patent #18,932

Plant Type- Perennial

Flower Color- Purple-Blue

Foliage Color- Green

Growth Habit- Clump Forming

Growth Rate- Moderate

Zone- 4-9

Height- 12″

Spread- 12″

Light- Sun

Details- This plant produces dark purple-blue flower stocks all summer long.

Pruning- Cut to the ground in the fall to encourage new spring growth.

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  • Crater Lake Blue Speedwell
  • Evaline Speedwel
  • First Glory Speedwell
  • First Love Speedwell
  • Georgia Blue Speedwell
  • Giles Van Hees Speedwell
  • Golden Creeping Speedwell
  • Goodness Grows Speedwell
  • Heavenly Blue Harebell Speedwell
  • Moody Blues Light Blue Speedwell
  • Moody Blues Mauve Speedwell
  • Moody Blues Pink Speedwell
  • New Century Speedwell
  • Pink Goblin Speedwell
  • Red Fox Speedwell
  • Sunny Border Blue Speedwell
  • Tickled Pink Spike Speedwell
  • Tidal Pool Prostrate Speedwell
  • Trehane Speedwell
  • Turkish Speedwell
  • Twilight Speedwell
  • Vernique™ Dark Blue Speedwell
  • Vernique™ Deep Blue Speedwell
  • Vernique™ Pink Speedwell
  • Vernique® Rose Speedwell
  • Vernique™ White Speedwell
  • Waterperry Blue Speedwell
  • Whitewater Speedwell
  • Whitewater Prostrate Speedwell