Lysimachia clethroides – Gooseneck loosestrife
Gooseneck loosestrife, is fast-growing, its green leaves turn orange-red before falling in autumn. Its flowers grow on long, slender arching spikes, reminiscent of a gooseneck. It’s perfect for growing in a mixed herbaceous border, where its flowers will attract a wealth of insects. It may need support.
Position: Sun/Light Shade
Soil: Almost any moist fertile but well-drained soil
Flowers: June, July, August,
Height: 1m x 1m (3ft x 3ft)
Time for full growth: 2 to 5 years
Attracts Butterflies, Bees, moths, Beneficial insects.
Slug Resistant: Yes
Pot Size: 3L