Get notified whenever new sightings are posted via our Twitter account @NLNatureAlerts

Bird's-eye Speedwell (Veronica chamaedrys) Links

Previous Sightings by Marcel Roy

Thumbnail ImageBlueberries on September 04, 2011
Thumbnail ImageCommon Loon on June 08, 2011
Thumbnail ImageGolden-crowned Kinglet on November 02, 2010
Thumbnail ImageSemipalmated Plover (Charadrius semipalmatus) on October 10, 2010
Thumbnail ImageBull Thistle (Cirsium vulgare) on September 09, 2011
Thumbnail ImageOther on August 17, 2011
Thumbnail ImageGreater Yellowlegs (Tringa melanoleuca) on September 18, 2010

Statistics

  • Viewed: 1516 times
  • Liked: 5 times

Do you like the sighting?

5 liked it
Contributors » Marcel Roy » Bird's-eye Speedwell (Veronica chamaedrys)

Bird's-eye Speedwell (Veronica chamaedrys) discovered by Marcel Roy (#701)

Powered By Subgurim(http://googlemaps.subgurim.net).Google Maps ASP.NET

Sighting Info

Observed: July 17, 2011 @ 3:00 PM
Posted on: December 22, 2011 @ 8:37 PM (diff: 158 days)
Comments:
Bird's-eye Speedwell (Veronica chamaedrys)- is one of the most widespread spring wildflowers. It is native of Eurasia and now it grows in the United States, and east Asia too. Although bird's-eye or speedwell is generally seen as a weed, many species in the genera are used and appreciated in gardens as a dense, colorful ground cover. Its tiny (8-11 mm wide) flowers have four petals of a sky-blue color with a white center. The flowers have outwards radiating, darker blue stripes. One of the petals is smaller and lighter than the others. Speedwell has serrated, triangular and hairy leaves. Bird's-eye speedwell occurs in lawns, gardens, cultivated fields and waste places.

Sighting's Identification

Help to Identify

Newfoundland Nature

Newfoundland Nature

Leave Your Comment

In order to leave a comment, you need to register. It is very fast and easy

Click here to login or register