I've grown this in the shadiest spot in my garden, beneath an over-arching rose, behind a fence and it's thrived, giving a huge burst of colour for months on…
Lysimachia genus (Loosestrife). This genus consists of mainly evergreen perennials and shrubs there are about 150 species, the flowers are tall spike-like racemes of crowded blooms. The 5-petalled flowers are mostly yellow or white.
Perennials, Evergreens, Shrubs or Herbaceous
Suitable for the border or rock garden. Ground cover.
They will prefer a slightly acidic soil with a good mix of organic matter. They need full sun to partial-shade.
Division in spring or by seed in autumn.
Slugs and snails can damage plants.
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