Gooseneck Loosestrife, Lysimachia clethroides

$12.95

Shipped as Live Plants!  Roots are cleaned and wrapped (bareroot), ready for transplant.

Gooseneck Loosestrife is an enthusiastic perennial with attractive, smooth, pointed leaves are mid-green above, pale green beneath. At the top of each plant, small white blossoms are produced in dense, graceful spikes, 4 to 8 inches long, that curve gracefully over and down, from July to September. Fall will turn leaves to a beautiful golden yellow.

Description

Gooseneck Loosestrife is an enthusiastic perennial with attractive, smooth, pointed leaves are mid-green above, pale green beneath. At the top of each plant, small white blossoms are produced in dense, graceful spikes, 4 to 8 inches long, that curve gracefully over and down, from July to September. Fall will turn leaves to a beautiful golden yellow.

Soil: Grow in rich, moist but well-drained soil that does not dry out in summer. Works well against structure such as decks and fences. May need support from summer storms if unprotected.  Shallow rooted shoots can be contained with edging to discourage its spreading habit.

Propagation: Divide in Spring or Fall.

  • Genus:Lysimachia
  • Plant Height:1 to 3 feet
  • Plant Width:1 to 3 feet
  • Zones:4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
  • Bloom Time: Summer through Fall
  • Growth Rate:Fast
  • Light:Full Sun to Partial Shade
  • Moisture:Medium to Wet
  • Plant Type:Perennials
  • Plant Seasonal Interest:Spring through Fall
  • Flower Color:White

Additional information

Weight 6 oz
Dimensions 12 × 4 × 4 in