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Connecticut Plants
Swamp Candles (Yellow Loosestrife)
Lysimachia terrestris (L.) B.S.P.
  • Family: colicwood (Myrsinaceae)
  • Habitat: marshes, moist thickets, grassy shores
  • Height: 1-3 feet
  • Flower size: 1/2 inch across
  • Flower color: yellow with a circle of red spots
  • Flowering time: June to September
  • Origin: native
Lysimachia terrestris (L.) B.S.P.
Lysimachia terrestris (L.) B.S.P.