- Partial Shade to Full Sun (At Least 3 Hours Of Direct Sunlight)
- Mature Height 12 - 24 Inches
- Mature Spread 12 - 24 Inches
- Growing Zones 4 - 8
Lance-Leaved Loosestrife is a spreading groundcover that has dainty flowers. The tiny yellow flowers bloom all summer long. Narrow foliage is a deep red hue and has a wispy appearance. The foliage provides lovely fall color. The Lysimachia lanceolata is a native plant that is showy and easy to grow, requiring very little attention.
Plant this perennial in a bed, border, or container. This showy plant makes an excellent groundcover and provides color and texture when planted solo or can be used to complement other plants. Lance-Leaved Loosestrife is a favorite with pollinators, like butterflies. Grow this plant as a perennial in zones 4 through 8.
Lance-Leaved Loosestrife Care
The Lance-Leaved Loosestrife prefers full to partial sun. Plants in full sun produce more flowers, while plants in partial shade will produce more foliage. It prefers rich, moist, and well-drained soil. This plant has average-to-high water needs, so give it a drink weekly or when the top few inches of soil are dry. Feed Lance-Leaved Loosestrife using a balanced fertilizer applied in the spring.
Cut the plants back after flowering to promote more dense growth. Propagate the Lance-Leaved Loosestrife through division as needed in the fall or spring.
Lance-Leaved Loosestrife Spacing
Lance-Leaved Loosestrife has a full form and reaches 12 to 24 inches tall and wide. This plant is commonly used as a groundcover and will fill in with time, so space plants 2 feet apart.
Lance-leaved Loosestrife Information
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 4 - 8
|Plant Type: Perennials
|Light Exposure: Partial Shade to Full Sun (At Least 3 Hours Of Direct Sunlight)
|Mature Height: 12 - 24 Inches
|Mature Spread: 12 - 24 Inches
|Spacing: 12 - 24 Inches
|Flower Color(s): Yellow
|Bloom Period: Blooms All Summer
|Foliage Type: Herbaceous, Variegated
|Foliage Color(s): Green, Red
|Seasonal Interest: Summer Flowering
|Tolerates: Heat, Drought
|Attracts: Bees, Birds, Butterflies
|Uses: Borders, Containers, Mass Planting
|Features: Attracts Pollinators, Foliage Interest, Low Maintenance
|Common Name: Lance-leaved Loosestrife
|Other Name(s): Lance-leaved Loosestrife
|Scientific Name: Lysimachia lanceolata 'Burgundy Mist'
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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