Moisture retentive soil
Well drained soil
Lyrthrum salicaria is commonly known as Purple Loosestrife. Lance-shaped, soft green leaves cover upright red stems, which bear spikes of soft pink flowers during midsummer.
This is a clump forming perennial that has narrow, mid-green leaves upon upright stems. These stems bear tall spikes of pink flowers that bloom through-out the summer.
'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.