[The Plantain Family in the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Brooklimes and Speedwells of the Cascade Mts. of Oregon and Washington

The Genus Veronica

Yakima Birdbeak: Cordylanthus capitatus

Common Speedwell: Veronica officinalis

American Brooklime, American-brooklime, American Speedwell: Veronica americana -

Blue Speedwell, Water Pimpernel, Water Speedwell: Veronica anagallis-aquatica (Synonyms: Veronica anagallis, Veronica comosa, Veronica comosa var. glaberrima, Veronica comosa var. glandulosa, Veronica connata ssp. glaberrima, Veronica connata var. glaberrima, Veronica connata var. typica, Veronica glandifera, Veronica grandiflora, Veronica x lackschewitzii, Veronica micromeria, Veronica salina) -

Small Speedwell, Common Speedwell, Corn Speedwell, Wall Speedwell: Veronica arvensis -

Chain Speedwell: Veronica catenata (Synonym: Veronica connata) -

Germander Speedwell: Veronica chamaedrys -

Cusick's Speedwell: Veronica cusickii - Flowers appear to have 4 petals, with the lower one larger. Stamens often twisted. Fleshy stems and lightly toothed, opposite leaves. Flower stems arise from leaf axils.

Threadstalk Speedwell, Thread-stalk Speedwell: Veronica filiformis -

Ivy Speedwell, Ivy-leaf Speedwell: Veronica hederaefolia -

Long-leaved Speedwell: Veronica longifolia -

Western Mountain Kittentails, Columbia Synthyris, Starry Tailed Kittentails, Tailed Kittentails: Veronica missurica ssp. stellata (Synonyms: Synthyris missurica ssp. stellata, Synthyris stellata) -

Common Speedwell, Heath Speedwell, Herbal Speedwell, Paul's Betony: Veronica officinalis (Synonyms: Veronica officinalis var. officinalis, Veronica officinalis var. tournefortii, Veronica tournefortii) -

Purslane Speedwell, Hairy Purslane Speedwell: Veronica peregrina ssp. xalapensis (Synonyms: Veronica peregrina var. xalapensis, Veronica sherwoodii, Veronica xalapensis) -

Persian Speedwell, Bird-eye Speedwell: Veronica persica (Synonyms: Veronica persica var. aschersoniana, Veronica persica var. corrensiana, Veronica persica var. persica) -

Round-leaved Kittentails, Snowqueen, Snow Queen: Veronica regina-nivalis (Synonyms: Synthyris reniformis, Synthyris reniformis var. reniformis) -

Besseya, Red Coraldrops, Red Kittentails: Veronica rubra (Synonyms: Besseya rubra, Synthyris rubra)

Marsh Speedwell, Skullcap Speedwell, Grass-leaf Speedwell: Veronica scutellata (Synonym: Veronica scutellata var. villosa) -

Brightblue Speedwell, Thyme-leaf Speedwell, Thyme-leaved Speedwell: Veronica serpyllifolia ssp. humifusa (Synonyms: Veronica humifusa, Veronica serpyllifolia var. borealis, Veronica serpyllifolia var. humifusa, Veronica tenella, Veronicastrum serpyllifolium ssp. humifusum) -

Thyme-leaf Speedwell, Thyme-leaved Speedwell: Veronica serpyllifolia ssp. serpyllifolia (Synonyms: Veronica serpyllifolia var. nummularioides, Veronica serpyllifolia var. serpyllifolia, Veronicastrum serpyllifolium) -

American Alpine Speedwell, Alpine Speedwell, Hairy Speedwell: Veronica wormskjoldii (Synonyms: Veronica alpina, Veronica wormskjoldii ssp. alterniflora, Veronica wormskjoldii var. wormskjoldii) -

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