Veronica peregrina subsp. xalapensis (HBK.) Pennell
FamilyScrophulariaceae — APG family: Plantaginaceae
SynonymsVeronica peregrina var. xalapensis (HBK.) St. John & Warren., Veronica xalapensis HBK.
DescriptionMore or less glandular-pubescent; stem simple or branched, from thin root; leaves spatulate, oblong to linear, obtuse, entire or obscurely dentate, the upper sessile; flowers sessile or nearly so; sepals subequal; corolla inconspicuous, whitish; style minute; capsule more or less obcordate.
EcologyRoadsides, waste places; an introduced weed. V. peregrina (which is glabrous) described from Europe, subsp. xalapensis from Xalapa, Mexico.
Broken line on circumpolar map indicates range of subsp. peregrina.
Hultén's Flora About

This is a digital representation of Eric Hultén’s ‘Flora of Alaska and Neighboring Territories: A Manual of the Vascular Plants’, which was published by Stanford University Press in 1968. The book was digitized by C. Webb (at UAMN) as part of the Flora of Alaska project, with funding by the US NSF (Grant 1759964 to Ickert-Bond & Webb), and with permission of Stanford University Press. Data and images © 1968 Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. Univ. Usage licence: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0. NB: You may find OCR errors; please refer to the hard-copy if in doubt.