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Lancashire, United Kingdom Gb

Please can any one identify this plant it has a yellow flower and spreads quite rapidley.




lysimachia punctata, loostrife

17 Jun, 2011


WARNING: Don't let it loose, it can take over the border.

17 Jun, 2011


Yes it did in my garden it is an old cottage garden plant likes to be near water

17 Jun, 2011


We moved into a house that had a border that was composed of 4 feet by 120 feet of this plant, and nothing else. We only kept it from taking over the lawn as well by mowing regularly.

17 Jun, 2011


thankyou bobski2, vincent dunn ,and Beattie. Heck of a plant name though very grateful for advice. Take care enjoy Tony

18 Jun, 2011

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