purple loosestrife

The purple loosestfire

The scientific name for the purple loosestfire is a Lythrum Salicaria and the common name is the purple lythrum.
They are tall depending on the habitat conditions, and have squared stems.The Purple Loosestfire is whorled leaves (laced shaped).Leaves are heart shaped, there are spikes on the stem and in the flower
They are originally from north america wetlands and north eastern united states and Canada


They get around by the wind carrying their pollen and seeds miles away from their birthplave ,diches supply long stretches of favoritable habitats also are spread by moving

crimes and punishment

They damage the ecosystem by cutting off oxygen for fish and tadpoles.Uprooting the plants by hand and mowing the areas with the plant can cause less danger if they are cut down