Epilobium angustifolium subsp. angustifolium

Botanical names:
Epilobium angustifolium subsp. angustifolium Accepted
Chamerion angustifolium Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9a
Plant Height: 12 to 24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Wildlife Attractant: Bees

Credit NPS Jacob W. Frank

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Date: 2012-07-07Credit NPS Jacob W. Frank
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Can someone identify by Toni Jun 26, 2016 2:19 PM 10

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