Join thousands of gardeners across the UK who use our free service to buy, sell and swap plants ... and much more.
Grower

Lysimachia clethroides

To swap with Andrew

This grower is sure of this plant identification.

Pot Size
2 litres

To add this listing to your plant request, you need to be a member of GreenPlantSwap. Please log in or sign up free now.

Plant Finder: about Lysimachia clethroides

Common names

Chinese loosestrife, Old gooseneck, Shepherd's crook, Loosestrife

Description

Lysimachia clethroides (Chinese loosestrife). This species produces arching spires of white flowers, they produce decorative ground cover that will grow vigorously.

Cultivation

They will prefer a slightly acidic soil with a good mix of organicĀ matter, they need full sun or partial-shade. You can propagate from seeds or cuttings, or by division.

Interest and use

Cutting bed, border, ground cover, naturaliser

View Full Plant Finder Record
Lysimachia clethroides | Freston, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP9 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilClay, Sandy
  • Soil pH7.0
  • WaterMoist

Meet the grower

Grower
Freston, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP9
View Grower pageMessage Grower
  • Grower

Plant Finder listings

  • 177

    Plants for swap

    View all

  • Swap interests

    Unusual varieties of hostas. I have about 500 different varieties and am looking for more. Can offer about 1/3rd of these to swap (hosta for hosta), most of which are listed.
    Also named varieties of Agapanthus (I have 4 varieties to swap)
    Will sell plants as well if requested although not set up to post (other than for hostas sent bare-rooted) so buyer will need to collect.

Production v5.9.2 (d960957)