Slender Speedwell

Veronica gracilis R.Br.

Slender trailing rhizomatous herb with fine rigid hairs on the stems. Blue-green opposite lance-shaped leaves tapering to a tip. Erect clusters of 1-6 pale blue to mauve cup-shaped flowers. Pale mauve, dark-veined flowers that flower from September to December

How to identify Veronica gracilis?

What habitats does Veronica gracilis live in?

Moist well-drained and seasonally wet soils. Widespread in a range of environments including grassland, woodlands and forest, but rarely common. Dies back in dry periods and reshoots once it rains.

What is the distribution of Veronica gracilis?

Southeastern Australia From NSW to SA including Tasmania

How big does Veronica gracilis grow?

15 to 60 cm high

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