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Lythrum salicaria

Purple Loosestrife at Mawson Ponds

Lythrum salicaria at Mawson Ponds - 17 Jan 2021
Lythrum salicaria at Mawson Ponds - 17 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Lythrum salicaria 25 Jan 2021 JaneR
Lythrum salicaria 24 Jan 2021 Mike

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Author's notes

Around edge of Mawson wetland. Does not appear to have been planted but probably introduced with planted rushes and sedges.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 17 Jan 2021 09:44 AM Recorded on
  • Mike Recorded by

Additional information

  • 30cm to 1 metre Plant height
  • True In flower

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