This vigorous grower has attractive, smooth, narrowly oval pointed leaves that are midgreen above, pale green beneath. Tiny saucer-shaped white blossoms are produced in dense, tapered terminal spikes, 4 to 8 inches long, that curve gracefully over and down from July to September. Leaves turn to rich gold in autumn.
CareGrow in rich, moist but well-drained soil that does not dry out in summer. May need support. Control vigorous habit by digging up new shoots.
PropagationDivide in spring or autumn.
ProblemsRust and leaf spot
- Genus : Lysimachia
- Plant Height : 1 to 3 feet
- Plant Width : 1 to 3 feet
- Zones : 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
- Bloom Time : Fall, Summer
- Growth Rate : Fast
- Light : Full Sun to Partial Shade
- Moisture : Medium to Wet
- Plant Type : Perennials
- Plant Seasonal Interest : Summer Interest
- Flower Color : White