Golden Globe Loosestrife (Lysimachia congestiflora)

Common names:
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Also sold as:
Lysimachia procumbens

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 4 to 6 inches
Plant Spread: 6 to 12 inches
Leaves: Semi-evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Groundcover
Will Naturalize
Suitable as Annual
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots


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Posted by imabirdnut (North Texas - Zone 7b) on Aug 18, 2012 12:39 PM

Medium moisture requirements

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Name this one by piksihk Mar 30, 2019 7:58 PM 5
Lysimachia ID Needed by quercusnut May 18, 2018 1:31 AM 2
Mystery Plant by Willum08 Sep 13, 2016 7:17 PM 3
(Lysimachia congestiflora); groundcover ID by HamiltonSquare Apr 30, 2015 4:24 PM 2
Yellow Lysimachia? by piksihk Jul 1, 2014 12:25 PM 3
Annual mystery by jvdubb Mar 27, 2014 6:45 PM 4
You wanted pics by jvdubb Mar 1, 2013 10:33 PM 80
Salem, Oregon Hardy Plant Society Sale by pardalinum Sep 18, 2012 3:48 PM 56

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