Garden Veronica

Steve has found a large speedwell growing by the roadside in Broadford:

(Top two photos S. Terry, bottom photo SJB.)

We have decided it is the hybrid rather than pure Veronica longifolia (Garden Speedwell) as it is really quite hairy. First record for Scotland – though far from established yet being a single plant near other plants of garden origin like Lysimachia punctata (Dotted Loosestrife).

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