Speedwell

Speedwell

Observation - Speedwell - UK and Ireland. Description: Prostrate speedwell with small dark blue flowers. Veronica polita is very scarce in Cheshire, so perhaps Veronica arvensis is more likely. (Veronica arvensis can be misleading before it develops its upright flowering stems, and it does sometimes produce s

Prostrate speedwell with small dark blue flowers. Veronica polita is very scarce in Cheshire, so perhaps Veronica arvensis is more likely. (Veronica arvensis can be misleading before it develops its upright flowering stems, and it does sometimes produce some flowers before that stage. But I did think that the flowers looked a little large for Veronica arvensis.)