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LYSIMACHIA clethroides

Commonly known as Gooseneck loosestrife

White flower spikes in summer on leafy, upright stems
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  • Deciduous - erect stems with narrowly ovate-lance-shaped, pointed leaves to 13cm (5in) long, mid-green above, pale green beneath.
  • White
  • Height - 90cm (36in)
  • Spread - 60cm (24in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial - spreading, softly hairy rhizomatous perennial with erect stems. Produces saucer-shaped flowers 1cm (½in) across, in dense, tapering, terminal racemes 10-20cm (4-8in) long, pendent before the flowers open, becoming upright as they mature
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - wildlife plant - insects
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs, snails
  • Place of origin - China, Korea, Japan
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - moderately fertile. Humus-rich.
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
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90cm (36in)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Watering Can
  60cm (24in)
 

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