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Decodon verticillatus (NGN)

Swamp Loosestrife

Arching unbranched stems, clusters of showy bell-shaped flowers mid-summer to early fall. Cross-pollinated by honeybees, bumblebees, Swallowtail butterflies. Seed capsules are eaten by Mallard, Black Duck, Blue-Winged Teal, Green-Winged Teal and Wood Duck.
Height: 4-6 ft
Width: 6-8 ft
Soil Conditions: Wet
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: Jul, Aug, Sep
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
Item # Crop Image Size Current
Inventory
23909.38 38 Flat 43
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Plant Characteristics


Attributes
• Emergent
• Fall Color
Attracts Wildlife
• Attracts Butterflies
• Attracts Pollinators
• Attracts Wildlife
Plant Habit
• Spreading
Light Conditions
• Sun to Part Shade
Native Plant Community
• Wetland
Flower Color
• Purple
Flower Hue
• Medium
Flower Height
• 4' to 6'
Flower Type
• Corymb
Foliage Color
• Green
Leaf Texture
• Coarse
Flower Form
• Single
Growth Rate
• Average