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Veronica spicata 'Pink Candles'
Pink Candles is another great Veronica perennial. Also known as Speedwell, these plants have richly pink candlestick blooms that put on a vivid and abundant display that starts in early summer. The are an excellent choice for borders, rock gardens, mass plantings, and beds. These little beauties grow to around 1' tall x 1' wide, and provide an excellent color and texture combination.
Pink Candles is easy to grow and known to be disease tolerant, but it does require well-draining soil. They do well with plenty of sun and can have some shade. Hardy to -25°F when protected against windchill.