Lythrum virgatum Rosy Gem or pink loosestrife will flourish in a border that is often wet. The tall pink flower spikes make a superb show in summer.
This variety attracts Butterflies and Bees like a magnet.
Description: Hardy Perennial.
Plant Type :Lythrum virgatum Rosy Gem
Flower: Deep pink.
Ultimate Height: 100cms
Ultimate spread: 50cms.
Time to ultimate height: 2 years
Aspect: Moist soil,semi shade or sun.
Low maintenance: Easy.
Drought resistant: Needs moisture.
moist,free draining in winter.
Soil PH: Alkaline/acid.
Moisture: Moist soil.
Season of interest: Summer.
Suggested planting locations and garden types:
How to care
Pruning: Cut back in autumn.