Veronica officinalis Health effects and herbal facts
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Veronica officinalis is a species of Veronica, native to Europe and western Asia.
It is a herbaceous perennial with hairy green stems 10–50 cm long that cover the ground in mats and send up short vertical shoots which bear soft violet flowers. The leaves are 1.5–5 cm long and 1–3 cm broad, and softly hairy.
It flowers from May until August.
Economic importance of Veronica officinalis
potential sed contaminant
- Macaronesia: Portugal - Azores, Madeira Islands
- Western Asia: Iran ; Turkey - Adana, Balikesir, Bolu, Bursa, Eskisehir, Hatay, Kastamonu, Rize, Trabzon, Zonguldak
- Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Ciscaucasia, Dagestan
- Northern Europe: Denmark; Faroe Islands; Finland; Iceland; Ireland; Norway; Sweden; United Kingdom
- Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czech Republic; Germany; Hungary; Netherlands; Poland; Slovakia; Switzerland
- East Europe: Belarus; Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Moldova; Russian Federation - European part; Ukraine
- Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece; Italy ; Romania; Serbia; Slovenia; Turkey - Istanbul, Kirklareli
- Southwestern Europe: France ; Portugal; Spain