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Useful Temperate Plants

Lysimachia punctata

L.

Primulaceae

+ Synonyms

Common Name: Spotted Loosestrife

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General Information

Lysimachia punctata is a
It is often grown as an ornamental, there are several named varieties.
This species is widespread throughout Europe and occurs both within and outside its native range as an introduction. The plant is classified as 'Least Concern' in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species(2013)[
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Known Hazards

None known

Botanical References


Range


Habitat

Usually found near water, in ditches, swamps, bogs and marshes; at elevations up to 1,600 metres[
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Properties

Conservation StatusLeast Concern
Height0.00 m
Cultivation StatusOrnamental, Wild

Cultivation Details

Not known

Edible Uses

None known

Medicinal

The leaves and flowers are boiled and drunk asa tea for treating abdominal pain[
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Title
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Publication
 
Author
 
Website
http://www.iucnredlist.org/
Publisher
 
Year
0
ISBN
 
Description
A list of plants under threat and facing possible extinction, usually with brief details of the threats and information on habitat.
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Other Uses

None known

Propagation

Seed -
Cite as: Temperate Plants Database, Ken Fern. temperate.theferns.info. 2023-01-28. <temperate.theferns.info/plant/Lysimachia+punctata>

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