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Lythrum salicaria 'Rosy Gem'

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Beautiful spires of rosy pink/purple flowers from early summer to early autumn, will cope with part shade and damp but not waterlogged soil. Eventual height 1m spread 60cm. 2 year old plant grown from seed will flower this year and every year.

Lythrum salicaria 'Rosy Gem' | Hastings, East Sussex, TN34
Plant Size
Total Price
80cm × 40cm
£5.00

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Plant Finder: about the Lythrum genus

Common names

Purple loosestrife, Loosestrife

Description

Lythrum genus (Purple loosestrife). These are summer-flowering perennials that thrive by the waterside and in bog gardens. They will produce showy spikes of pink-purple flowers.

Cultivation

They will grow in most soil conditions as long as there is moisture. Grow them in full sun or semi-shade.

Interest and use

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  • Growth HabitStalked clump
  • Flower ColourPurple pink white
  • Leaf ColourDark green

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