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Fringed Loosestrife (Lysimachia ciliata) - Wildflowers

Directory of Wildflowers

Fringed Loosestrife
Lysimachia ciliata

Flowers of Fringed Loosestrife
Flowers of Fringed Loosestrife

Quick Profile

Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
 
Mature Height
1 - 4 Feet
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
3 - 9 
 
Native To:
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Michigan
Missouri
Ohio
Wisconsin
 
Soil Conditions
Moist, Well-Drained
Wet
 
Bloom Color
Yellow
 
Bloom Season
June - August
 

Features

Bright yellow flowers, facing outward or nodding.

Culture

Full sun to partial shade; moist, well drained to wet soils.

Notes

Found in swamps and wet thickets. Can spread agressively.