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Purple loosestrife
(Lythrum salicaria)

  • £11.50

Purple loosestrife (Lythrum salicaria)

A wonderful tall native plant, perfect for a medium to large pond or lake.  Due to their height, these free flowering plants can be seen from some distance.  Producing tall pinky purple blooms over the summer.   

  • Plant Type - Pond Marginal
  • Normally Available from - Mid April
  • Water Depth - 0cm to 5cm
  • Height - 120cm to 180cm
  • Position - Full Sun
  • Growth - Medium
  • Flowers - Jul to Sep
  • Flower Colour - Pink/Purple
  • Foliage - Deciduous
  • Hardiness - Hardy
  • UK Native and Bee Friendly

Specific Plant Care:
Little maintenance is required. Trim to tidy but leave foliage to die back naturally to encourage winter bud formation.