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Veronicastrum virginicum 'Pink Glow'

 

Culver's Root 'Pink Glow'

'Pink Glow' is an upright perennial with erect, unbranched stems bearing whorls of narrow, lance-shaped, dark green leaves and slender, dense racemes of pale pink flowers from midsummer to early autumn. Clump-forming, Erect, Upright. Plant in full sun or partial shade in moist, moderately fertile soil, enriched with organic matter. Water thoroughly in dry weather. Veronica plants can be annuals or perennials. (Shrub species are now classified as Hebes) They have pairs of leaves, and small flowers, usually in spikes.

 
plant Features
  • Culvers Root Pink Glow likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Culvers Root Pink Glow likes very little water

    Very little water

  • Culvers Root Pink Glow is full frost hardy: 5f (-15°c)

    Full Frost Hardy: 5F (-15°C)

  • Culvers Root Pink Glow likes moist and free draining

    Moist and free draining

 
plant information

Common name

Culver's Root 'Pink Glow'

Latin name

Veronicastrum virginicum 'Pink Glow'

type

Flowering plant

family

Plantaginaceae

ph

5.0 - 8.0 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Culvers Root Pink Glow likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Frost

    Culvers Root Pink Glow is full frost hardy: 5f (-15°c)

    Full Frost Hardy: 5F (-15°C)

  • Soil

    Culvers Root Pink Glow likes moist and free draining

    Moist and free draining

  • Water

    Culvers Root Pink Glow likes very little water

    Very little water

Plant & bloom calendar

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    Best time to plant

full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Culvers Root Pink Glow is 1.50meters x 1.80meters 1.50 M 1.80 M

Veronicastrum virginicum 'Pink Glow'

'Pink Glow' is an upright perennial with erect, unbranched stems bearing whorls of narrow, lance-shaped, dark green leaves and slender, dense racemes of pale pink flowers from midsummer to early autumn. Clump-forming, Erect, Upright. Plant in full sun or partial shade in moist, moderately fertile soil, enriched with organic matter. Water thoroughly in dry weather. Veronica plants can be annuals or perennials. (Shrub species are now classified as Hebes) They have pairs of leaves, and small flowers, usually in spikes.


Planting

From Early Autumn TO Late Spring

Plant alpine species (low growing) in any ordinary, well-drained soil in a sunny position from early Autumn to mid Spring,. The herbaceous perennial varieties should be planted between mid Autumn and late Spring in ordinary soil enriched with well rotted manure. The soil should be well drained but moisture retentive. Choose a site in full sun or partial shade. On exposed sites, stake the plants with twiggy supports.

 

Propagation by division.

From Late Winter TO Late Winter

All species except the invasive V. cinerea and C. pectinata can be propagated by division which should occur every third year.

 

Propogation by cuttings

From Mid Summer TO Late Summer

All species can be increased from 2 inch cuttings of lateral shoots, taken in mid to late Summer

 
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