Plants of Tasmania Nursery

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Plant list by botanical name - V

Click on the species name to get further information and pictures of the plant.

The prices shown are for plants in tubes and 140 mm pots. Larger sizes are available for many species.

The Garden Hardiness (G) and Pot Suitability (P) ratings refer to the reliability and suitability of plants to being grown in the garden and pots. For more information, click here.

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Species Name Common Name Description Price
Velleia montana Mountain Velleia A flat rosette of leaves gives rise to small yellow or reddish-yellow flowers on short stems. Images G3-7, P5-8.

$4.95
$12.95

Velleia paradoxa Spur Velleia A low rosette of leaves gives rise in summer to distinctive scented yellow flowers, on stems to 40cm. Prefers well drained and dry sites. Rare in Tasmania. Images G4-7, P4-8.

$3.25
$9.95

Veronica calycina Hairy Speedwell Low suckering herb with mauve flowers widespread in Tasmania. A useful groundcover for damper and shadier conditions. Images

$4.95
$9.95

Veronica ciliolata Ben Lomond Cushion Plant A rare alpine cushion plant found only at Ben Lomond and in New Zealand. Best in a pot or in moist, gravelly, cool conditions. Images G3-7, P4-8. Was Chionohebe ciliolata.

$8.95
$18.50

Veronica formosa Speedwell Bush A quick growing plant to 1m, with many stems arising from the base. We often have different forms available, with pink, mauve, purple-blue or white flowers. Spring flowering. Can be cut back hard. Images G3-7, P2-5.

$4.95
$9.95

Veronica formosa Speedwell Bush - Apsley Blue A quick growing bush with upright stems to 1.2m. Deep blue flowers in late spring. Responds well to light or heavy pruning. Most sites. G4-8, P4-7. $4.95
$9.95
Veronica formosa Speedwell Bush - Apsley White A quick growing bush with upright stems to 1.2m, with white flowers in late spring. Responds well to light or heavy pruning. Most sites. G4-8, P4-7. $4.95
$9.95
Viminaria juncea Golden Spray Exceedingly rare in Tasmania. Grows to a large shrub or small tree with masses of golden yellow pea flowers. Grown on request only. Images $3.25
$9.95
Viola hederacea Native Violet A stemless perennial spreading by stolons. Small mauve and white flowers in spring and summer. An attractive groundcover for average to moist conditions. Images G5-9, P6-9. $4.95
$9.95
Viola hederacea Native Violet - Zeehan Blue A small leaved viola from the west coast with small flowers in summer of deep purple-blue and white. Prefers a moist spot. A nice groundcover or as a low plant in a pot. G5-9, P6-9. $4.95
$9.95
Vittadinia muelleri Narrow-leaf New Holland Daisy Rare daisy that grows in the midlands and hills around Hobart. Masses of small purple flowers that can be removed before seeding for a neater look. Suited to dry conditions. Images. Other species of Vittadinia can be grown on request. $3.25
$9.95

 

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