CROCHET PATTERNS (Crochet Flower Pattern #146 Large Field-speedwell) – 365 Crochet Flowers Bouquet Project

 

About the Large Field-speedwell

Large Field-speedwell (Veronica persica), also known as Persian speedwell is a spreading wild flower native of Eurasia.

The plant produces solitary sky-blue flowers with a white centre, darker veins and a lighter lip. The flowers are really tiny, measuring only 8-11mm wide.

How to Crochet the Large Field-speedwell?

Inspiration

Large Field-speedwell Flower Pattern

Field Speedwell (Veronica persica)

Field-speedwell crochet flower pattern

Crochet Yarn

  • Embroidery cotton (6strands) colour A = blue, colour B = white, colour C = purple.

Crochet Hook

  • 1 mm steel hook.

Details of components

  • small blue flower with a white centre and darker veins.

Crochet Flower Pattern

Crochet CorollaField-speedwell crochet petal

Start: using colour B, make 4ch, join with sl st,

R1: (make 3ch, 1sc)x 4, join with sl st, change to colour A

R2: (work in the 3ch chain 1sc, change to colour C, 1hdc, change to colour A 1dc, change to colour C 1tr, change to colour A 1tr, change to colour C 1tr, change to colour A 1dc, change to colour C, 1hdc, change to colour A 1sc ) x 3 = 3 petals, fasten off C.Field-speedwell crochet petals

Continue with the light-colour petal: change to colour B 1hdc, change to colour A 1dc, change to colour B 1tr, change to colour A 1tr, change to colour B 1tr, change to colour A 1dc, change to colour B 1hdc. Fasten off A and B.

Field-speedwell crochet corolla

StamensField-speedwel stamens

Cut a piece of yarn in colour B, make a knot at each end, fold and pull it through the centre of the flower.

Crochet Speedwell

This is it!  The crochet flower pattern is ready!

Veronica persica (Field-speedwell) crochet flower Field-speedwell crochet flower patternField-speedwell crochet flower pattern

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If you have stumbled upon this page and you haven't heard about the 365 Crochet Flowers Bouquet Project, then feel free to check out the crochet patterns that I've designed so far!

Happy Crocheting!

_Camelia

About Camelia

Irish based knitwear designer
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