EPPO Global Database

Veronicastrum virginicum(VEKVI)

Code created in: 2009-09-16

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: VEKVI
  • Preferred name: Veronicastrum virginicum
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Farwell


Canada (eastern), USA (eastern to Midwest and Texas). Cultivated as an ornamental garden plant, and formerly as a medicinal plant

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Veronica virginica Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
black root English
Bowman's root English
Culver's root English
véronique de Virginie French
przetacznik wirginijski Polish