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Germander Speedwell

A common, low growing species of speedwell found along waysides and rough places


Common Name Germander Speedwell
Alternative Name(s) Common Bird-s-eye
Scientific Name Veronica chamaedrys
Species Group Speedwell Family Veronicaceae
Interest Level
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Figwort family - Scrophulariaceae
Status very common
Flower Colour Group Blue
  • 03 - March
  • 04 - April
  • 05 - May
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
Preferred Environment
Look for Spreading speedwell with a white centre to a deep blue flower
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Speedwell Family Veronicaceae