Veronica raoulii (Hebe raoulii)
Species: Veronica raoulii
Binomial name: Veronica raoulii
Synonyms: Hebe raoulii, Veronica raoulii subsp. Raoulii, Parahebe raoulii, Heliohebe raoulii, Heliohebe raoulii subsp. raoulii
Veronica raoulii small shrub that grows in rocky open sites Marlborough and northern Canterbury. Its narrow leaves are in pairs are 7 to 17mm long. The leaves have a purple edge and the margins are serrated with >8 teeth on each side.
Flowering occurs during October. and are a pinkish in colour and are borne on clusters on the top of the branches.
Photographed at Orari Wilton Native Gardens