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Purple flowered plant (added via Android)

Observed: 28th September 2013 By: ericgower
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Multi-stemmed herbaceous plant. About 1.8m tall, spread 1m. Flower spikes about 20cm long. Has flowered throughout the summer. Leaves 2-3cm in alternate pairs along stems.

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Species with which Purple-Loosestrife (Lythrum salicaria) interacts


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Its worth a look at the flowers There are three possible arrangements of stigma and stamen - stamens high and medium style short - stamens high and low style medium - stamens medium and low style long - on different plants - supposed to encourage cross pollination