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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Summer
Wildlife Attractant: Bees

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Common names
  • Yellow Loosestrife
  • Loosestrife
  • Circle Flower
  • Whorled Loosestrife
  • Spotted Loosestrife

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Location: in Kemper Center garden border
Date: 2003-05-22
Yellow Loosestrife
Location: Eagle Bay, New York
Date: 2023-07-13
Yellow Loosestrife (Lysimachia punctata) stems, leaves and blooms
Location: Eagle Bay, New York
Date: 2022-06-28
Yellow Loosestrife (Lysimachia punctata) blooming
Location: Photo by Carol Bacskai; zone 5b, Yorkville, IL
Date: 2023-06-15
Location: Greenfield, NH
Date: 2013-06-23
Location: Eagle Bay, New York
Date: 2022-06-28
Yellow Loosestrife (Lysimachia punctata) full plant

photo by Frank Vincentz
Location: At St. Mary's College in Leavenworth, KS
Date: June, 2012
Yellow Loosestrife (Lysimachia punctata) 003
Location: Indiana  Zone 5
Date: Jun 1, 2008 10:39 PM
Location: Washington 
Date: Late Spring
Photo by Seedsower
Location: central Illinois
Date: 6-9-15
Location: At St. Mary's College in Leavenworth, KS
Date: jUNE, 2012
Yellow Loosestrife (Lysimachia punctata) 001
Location: Riverview, Robson, B.C. 
Date: 2006-06-29
Like yellow stars, shining in the shade.
Location: Aurora, On
Date: 2014-06-22
Quite a runner, but easy to pull up if you keep monitoring it.
Location: Heathcote Ontario Canada
Date: 2010  August-September
Lysimachia punctata    forming seeds

Hanna Zelenko
Location: friend's garden, MI
Date: 2015-06-16
zone 6
Location: all photos from my garden
Date: 2010-06-15
Location: At St. Mary's College in Leavenworth, KS
Date: June, 2012
Yellow Loosestrife (Lysimachia punctata) 002
Location: Riverview, Robson, B.C. 
Date: 2006-06-29
They can produce a massive wall of blossoms.
Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.
Date: 2008-07-01
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Credit florum

Credit florum

photo by Frank Vincentz

photo by Frank Vincentz

photo by Frank Vincentz
Location: friend's garden, MI
Date: 2015-06-16
zone 6
Location: friend's garden, MI
Date: 2015-06-16
zone 6
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Date: 2012-06-05
Nice, but invasive.
Location: My garden in Belgium
Date: 2009-07-23
Location: Allentown, Pennsylvania
Date: 2015-06-05
Location: At St. Mary's College in Leavenworth, KS
Date: June, 2012
Yellow Loosestrife (Lysimachia punctata) 004
Location: Kalama, Wa
Date: 2009-08-18
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Location: Lucketts, Loudoun County, Virginia
Date: 2015-05-20
Location: Lucketts, Loudoun County, Virginia
Date: 2011-05-29
Location: Nature reserve, Gent, Belgium
Date: 2009-05-30
Location: Kalama, Wa
Date: 2009-08-08
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Comments:
  • Posted by Mindy03 (Delta KY) on May 9, 2012 5:03 PM concerning plant:
    Honey bees get nectar and pollen from this plant.
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lovesblooms On February 24, 2018 Seeds sown
winter sown
MrsBinWY On January 6, 2019 Seeds sown
WS last 16 seeds from EricaBraun (labeled 206T) in milk jug
MrsBinWY On March 10, 2018 Seeds sown
16 seeds from EricaBraun (labeled 206T) in milk jug @ warm room temp
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