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botanical name:
Lysimachia ciliata 'Firecracker'
Lysimachia ciliata 'Firecracker' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Loosestrife
synonyms:  Lysimachia ciliata 'Fire Cracker'
family:  Primulaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.90m
width: m
growth rate: medium
growth habit:
leaf colour: purple
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, wet/waterlogged soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 8
Deep aubergine purple foliage with clear yellow flowers in summer

Moist to damp soil in sun or part shade. Grows well in boggy conditions.

Borders, bog gardens. Good foil plant and non-invasive.

other notes:
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