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Genus: Lythrum.

Species: Lythrum salicaria.

Outstanding 'Purple Loosestrife'. Slender erect spikes of intense, rosy-red flowers from Summer to early Autumn.

Ideal for the border or by waterside. Good for cutting.

Height up to 120cm (4ft) by 45cm across

Happy in sun or shade on dry or wet soils.

Adaptable to most garden conditions.

Photos of this plant

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