Veronicastrum virginicum

Culver's Root

$ 11.95

Item #: 1227
Pot Size: full quart


Plant Description

Native to moist places in the southeastern mountains, Culver's Root has late summer, 5 foot tall spikes of white-tinged-pink flowers that tower above gradually spreading clumps of lance shaped leaves. In sun or part shade and average to moist soil, Culver's Root is effective as a background plant or as an accent planting. Try it with New England Aster, Pink Boltonia, and Turtlehead.

 

Characteristics

Rain Garden

Deer Resistant

Butterfly Plant

Native Plant

Ease of Culture

Easy to culture

Plant Type

Wildflower, Perennial,

Light Exposure

Full sun, Mostly sunny, Half and half,

Soil Condition

Average, Organic,

Moisture Tolerance

Moderately moist, Moist,

Size

full quart

Height

36 or taller,

Flower Color

White/whitish, Pink,

 

Bloom Time

Late summer, Early fall,

Typical Height

4ft

Spread

36in

Zones

5, 6, 7, 8,