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Veronica anagalis

Véronique mouron d’eau
Blue Water Speedwell

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Plant family

Area

Provence Verte

Flower colour

blue

Flower size

5-10 mm

Flowering months

May,

June,

July,

August,

September

Leaf type

Lanceolate

Height

30-40 cm

Description

Full name Veronica anagalis-aquatica.

Flowers

Flowers are violet-blue, borne in long slender racemes.

Leaves

Lanceolate leaf is lance-shaped: long and widest in the middle. Basal leaves: stalked, long, pointed, opposite on the stem, scarcely serrated, light green. Upper leaves: clasping the stem. No space between basal and upper leaves.

Fruits Seeds

Capsule: round-elliptical.

Edible

Leaves and stalks: must be heated through to kill harmful pathogens.

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