Annual and perennial herbs with erect stems and thin and cylindrical inflorescences of usually fuchsia-coloured flowers.
Latin name: Lythrum virgatum "Rose Queen"
They grow in ful sun, in moist, fertile soils.
Annual plants are used in flower gardens, perennials in groups and arrangements.
Annual plants are propagated by seeds, perennials by division.
Herbaceous perennial with fuchsia-coloured flowers in summer.