Speedwell (Veronica officinalis)


Has light-blue flowers collected in racemose inflorescences with a 4-leaf cup. Blossoms in spring and early summer. In Bulgaria between 40 and 50 species are distributed throughout the country - some are abouth the sea level, others - in fields and forests,third – in the highest mountain peaks. For medical purposes use the overground part, which is collected during the bloom. Contains glucosids, saponins, tanning substances, essential oils, vitamin C and others.