speedwell

speedwell

Observation - speedwell . Description: Family Scrophulariaceae. Low scrambling/prostrate slender plant with reddish, hairy stems and ovate, toothed, bright green leaves, also hairy and with very short, reddish stalks; approx. 1cm wide. Flowers 4 petals, of varying shades of bright blue; typic

Family Scrophulariaceae. Low scrambling/prostrate slender plant with reddish, hairy stems and ovate, toothed, bright green leaves, also hairy and with very short, reddish stalks; approx. 1cm wide. Flowers 4 petals, of varying shades of bright blue; typically 1 bright blue, 2 blue and white streaks, 1 v. pale blue-white, on long slender reddish stalks. Flo. spring-autumn.