“The many great gardens of the world… all make the point as clear as possible: The soul cannot thrive in the absence of a garden.” –Thomas Moore (1478-1535)
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Lysimachia punctata

Yellow Loosestrife

Garden(s):

Wall 1

Type:

Perennial

Height:

60-90 cm (23-35 in)

Spread:

60-90 cm (23-35 in)

Light:

Full sun, Part sun, Part shade, Full shade

Water:

Moderate, Heavy

Zone:

2

Bloom Time:

June, July, August, September

Bloom Colour:

Yellow

Foliage Colour:

Deep Green

Soil:

Average, Sandy, Clay

Notes:

An old Victorian species that forms a fast growing bushy clump. Needs to be reduced in size every couple of years to prevent it from taking over the garden. Rabbit resistant. Good cut flower