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Purple loosestrife

Latin name: Lythrum Salicaria

Plant type: Herbaceous Perennial

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Sun/shade: Full Sun

Soil type: Clay, Loam

Months of flowering: June, July, August

Soil pH: Acid, Neutral, Alkaline

Flower colours: Red, Purple

Petals: 5, 6, 7+

Arrangement: Cluster