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Connecticut Plants
Winged Loosestrife
Lythrum alatum Pursh

Winged loosestrife is endangered in Connecticut.

  • Family: loosestrife (Lythraceae)
  • Habitat: swamps, wet meadows
  • Height: 1-4 feet
  • Flower size: 1/4 to 1/2 inch across
  • Flower color: pink
  • Flowering time: June to September
  • Origin: native
Lythrum alatum Pursh