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Lythrum alatum var. lanceolatum

 
Lythrum alatum var. lanceolatum
lanceleaf winged loosestrife
Common name lanceleaf winged loosestrife
Family lythraceae
Life cycle perennial
Flowers pink or purple (summer)
Size 36"
Light sun
Cultural notes ordinary or moist soil

Moisture-loving perennial wildflower native to southeastern and south-central United States. Ours popped up in our pond, most likely from a seed that hitchhiked on one of the plants we purchased. It's not a stunner (only a few flowers open up at a time, on lanky stems), but nice enough to keep around.

In our garden, this plant grows in the following area: waterfall pond

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