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botanical name:
Lythrum salicaria 'Robert'
Lythrum salicaria 'Robert' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Purple Loosestrife
family:  Lythraceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.90m
width: 0.50m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: erect
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, wet/waterlogged soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -39°C
USDA zone: 3 to 8
Erect, stiff stems with narrow willow-like leaves and spikes of bright rose-pink flowers in late summer.

Moist or wet soil in sun or part shade.

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