Taxon: Veronica persica Poir.

 
Genus: Veronica
Family: Plantaginaceae
      Tribe: Veroniceae
Nomen number: 80306
Place of publication: Encycl. 8:542. 1808
Name Verified on: 07-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Mar-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • bird-eye speedwell  (Source: Glea Cron ed2) - English
  • bird's-eye  (Source: F Canada) - English
  • common field speedwell  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • creeping speedwell  (Source: F Victoria) - English
  • creeping veronica  (Source: Aust Pl Common Names) - English
  • Persian speedwell  (Source: WorldWeeds) - English
  • véronique de Perse  (Source: WorldWeeds) - French
  • ō-inu-no-fuguri  (Source: F Japan) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • verônica-pérsica  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • trädgårdsveronika  (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn) - Swedish
  • a la bo po po na  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Geigy Weed Tables. 1968)

Distributional Range:

    Other:

    . probable origin s.w. Asia

    Naturalized:

    . widely natzd. weed, especially in temperate regions

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image