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This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
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Other common names
Culver's root 'Fascination'
Veronicastrum are tall herbaceous perennials with erect stems bearing narrow leaves in whorls, and long terminal racemes of small flowers in summer
'Fascination' is an upright perennial to 1.2m tall, with whorls of lance-shaped, toothed leaves and dense, slender, branched spikes of small light violet-blue flowers in summer and early autumn
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or East-facing or West-facing
MoistureMoist but well-drained
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Time to ultimate height
Grow in moderately fertile, humus-rich, moist soil in full sun or partial shade
Propagate by division in spring
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds
City & Courtyard Gardens Coastal Cottage & Informal Garden
Pruning Remove flower spikes as they fade
Pests Generally pest free
May be subject to a downy mildew, powdery mildews and a leaf spot
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