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By Mags25

Merseyside, United Kingdom Gb

Many thanks for your kind responses to my plea for help. I now know how to tackle the challenge!

On plant Lysimachia punctata




It's a nice plant, but it does want to take over, doesn't it.

21 Sep, 2011


I have always admired big clumps of this in other gardens....Resisted the temptation to bung a bit in mine.

21 Sep, 2011


I'm lucky to have the space to have a drift of it on the stream bank as well as in my top border, but even so, I have to dig some out every year to control it. I'd love to grow the variegated one, but I can't give it any more room. Hmmm..I wonder...maybe if I dug out all of one lot, I could! :-))))

21 Sep, 2011


the variegated one 'Alexander' is slightly less of a thug. :o)

22 Sep, 2011


I think I feel a project coming

22 Sep, 2011


It is lovely close up in Mags Photo isn't it ?

22 Sep, 2011


Yes, I have a soft spot for L.punctata. :-)

22 Sep, 2011

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