Taxon  Report   4019    
Hebe speciosa  (R. Cunn. ex A. Cunn.) Andersen
New zealand hebe,  Showy hebe
Hebe speciosa
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Hebe speciosa, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Plant Characteristics
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Genus: Hebe
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Veronica speciosa
More information about  Hebe speciosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).