The Q&A Archives: Lithrum

Question: What is a lithrum?

Answer: Lythrum salicaria or purple lossestrife is a perennial plant. At one time used as an ornamental, it is now considered invasive in many areas and is banned from sale in some states. It is listed as a noxious weed in your state, Missouri. Here is the USDA profile, including a photo.

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