Moisture retentive soil
Well drained soil
'Feuerkerze' also known as 'Firecandle' is a cultivar of Lythrum, it is a clump-forming herbaceous perennial. Rose-red flower spikes appear during midsummer.
'Dropmore Purple' is commonly known as Wand Loosestrife. Narrow hairless mid-green leaves cover the erect stems beneath the purple flower spikes, which bloom throughout summer.