Lythrum salicaria Robert (Purple Loosestrife)
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August, September
Vigorous, compact clumps, with robust, upright stems. Dense terminal spikes of starry, clear pink flowers. June to September. Ht.100cm.(3.5ft.). Grow in sun and moist soil. Good for moist borders, watersides and wildlife gardens.
Lythrum virgatum Dropmore Purple (Purple Loosestrife)
- Usually Flowers : July, August
Clumps of lance-shaped leaves. Tall, slender spikes of intense, purple-red flowers. July to August. Ht.90cm.(3ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and moist, fertile soil. Good for moist borders, watersides and damp woodland areas.
Lythrum virgatum The Rocket
- Usually Flowers : July, August, September
Moisture loving perennial. Upright spikes of deep rose pink flowers. June to September. Ht.75cm.(2.5ft.). Deadhead to prevent seeding. Grow in sun or part shade and moist soil. Good for damp borders, cottage gardens, watersides and boggy areas. Attractive to bees and butterflies.
Saxifraga x urbium Variegata (Londons Pride)
- Usually Flowers : September, October, November
Rosettes of spoon-shaped leaves splashed with gold. Elegant, upright wiry stems have loose panicles of small pink flowers with red and yellow dots. May to June. Ht.30cm.(1ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and moist, well-drained soil. Good for front of borders, rockeries and edging.