LYTHRUM salicaria 'Blush'

Medium
Sun
Pink
Moisture retentive soil
Summer
RHS Award of Garden Merit
Bee friendly
Pot Size
Qty
 
 

Description

Height x Spread: 75cm x 60cm

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 moisture loving perennial thrives in damp soils, it is ideal for planting alongside watercourses and in boggy areas in full sun. 'Blush' loves heavy soils such as clay. Deadhead to control self-seeding.