Genus Veronica
Figwort Family (Scrophulariaceae)

A spreading Veronica plant

Veronica (Speedwell)
(Veronica persica)

A low-growing plant that likes moist ground. It can be found near ditches and streams early in the spring.

The blossoms are very tiny -- only about a quarter inch across.

Veronica blossoms

The plant is commonly called Persian Speedwell or Birdseye Speedwell. It is a native of Eurasia.