Small Purple Loosestrife (Lythrum salicaria Robert) - 9cm


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  • Ex Tax: £3.75
  • Product Code: Plant Marginal Small Purple Loosestrife - 9cm

Small Purple Loosestrife

Lythrum salicaria Robert

This version is a more compact version than the standard purple loosestrife. The tall, pink blooms can be seen from some distance, it is free flowering over a long period in summer.

This plant will die back to its basket for winter, and begin growing again in the spring. Trim off brown stems/leaves in the autumn to tidy it up.

The recommended depth in water is calculated as the distance between the top of the basket and the water surface. Therefore "0" would be the basket rim at the water surface.

Plant Type: Marginal / Damp Ground
Recommended Depth: 0-5cm
Max. Height: 60-80cm
UK Native: No
Good For Pollinators: Yes
Winter Hardy: Yes
Position: Full Sun Only
Flowers During: July - September
Growth Speed: Medium
Basket Size: 9cm 

This is available for posting as well as Click & Collect. Please note that the foliage may be trimmed on postal orders to safely fit the plant(s) in the box.

Postal orders containing plants despatched on Mondays (Tuesday if bank holiday). Click & Collect plant orders are available for collection the next day.

We have a broader range and more established plants available for purchase at Wayside during shop opening hours. Aquatic soil/compost is only available instore and via Click & Collect due to weight.

For larger orders, or if you are interested in any pond plants that are not currently on the website, please get in touch and we will do our best to accommodate your request.

Tags: Plants, Native, Marginal, Bog Garden, Damp Ground

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