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Veronica Atomic Lilac, Icicle & Fairytale

All great garden designs need an element of spikiness, and these pointed spears will shoot upward throughout the summer, giving contrast from the more usual rounded garden shapes. The county flower of Montgomeryshire, UK. Attractive to bees and butterflies, good for cutting and deer and rabbit resistant. Prefers well drained soil in sun or part shade. Hardy perennial.

Also available as single variety collections,
3 bare root plants Atomic Lilac BR26C11
3 bare root plants spicata Icicle BR26B11
3 bare root plants Fairytale BR26A11
Flower Colour
Lilac, Pink, White

Bees and Butterflies, Flowers For Cutting/Drying, Great Ground Cover, Pest Resistant, Suitable for Container

Hardy Perennial

March onwards

Flowering Time

Sun or Partial Shade

45-60cm (18-24")

45cm (18"), 60cm (24"), 90cm (36")



Well drained.


Full sun or partial shade




June to July

Additional Information

Attractive to bees and butterflies. Slug, rabbit and deer resistant. To keep tidy plants, shear back by half after flowering. If not cut back in summer, prune down to basal growth in late autumn. Deadhead spent flowers to extend and encourage a healthier bloom time. Propagate by division in spring. Hardy perennial.

Delivery Date: 30 Mar 2013 (+/- 14days)
Plant Hardiness

How hardy are our plants?

All our plants have a guideline temperature for how well they will tolerate winter cold.

Fully hardy perennials will withstand temperatures down to -15 °C (5°F) and often lower.
Hardy perennials are happy down to at least -5°C (23°F)
Half hardy perennials can withstand down to around 0°C (32°F)
And Tender perennials may be damaged by temperatures below 5°C (41°F)

Please remember that temperatures can vary significantly within quite a small area, and hardiness can be affected by soil, position and other factors.
If in doubt please give us a call.

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"Thank you ladies for your beautiful plants.
Praise also, for the Bulrush Compost, of which I have purchased 8 bags during the past six months. It is superb and my garden has flourished.
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Kind wishes"
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