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Definition of Loosestrife

Loosestrife
Loosestrife Loose"strife`, n. (Bot.) (a) The name of several species of plants of the genus Lysimachia, having small star-shaped flowers, usually of a yellow color. (b) Any species of the genus Lythrum, having purple, or, in some species, crimson flowers. --Gray.

Meaning of Loosestrife from wikipedia

- purple loosestrife, is a flowering plant belonging to the family Lythraceae. It should not be confused with other plants sharing the name loosestrife that...
- Loosestrife is a common name for plants within two different genera: Lythrum Lysimachia False loosestrife...
- HMS Loosestrife (K105) was a Flower-cl**** corvette of the British Royal Navy which sailed with the North Atlantic convoys of the Second World War. Loosestrife...
- damp conditions. Several species within Lysimachia are commonly called loosestrife, although this name is also used for plants within the genus Lythrum...
- family is named after the type genus, Lythrum, the loosestrifes (e.g. Lythrum salicaria purple loosestrife) and also includes henna (Lawsonia inermis). It...
- Yellow loosestrife is a common name for several plants in the genus Lysimachia and may refer to: Lysimachia punctata Lysimachia vulgaris...
- as the black-margined loosestrife beetle and is native to Europe and Asia where both adults and larvae feed on purple loosestrife (Lythrum salicaria)....
- Lysimachia punctata, the dotted loosestrife, large yellow loosestrife, or spotted loosestrife, is a flowering plant species in the family Primulaceae...
- Wailua River yellow loosestrife is a common name for two very rare species of Hawaiian plants and may refer to: Lysimachia filifolia Lysimachia iniki...
- californi**** is a species of flowering plant in the loosestrife family known by the common name California loosestrife. It is native to northern Mexico and the southwestern...
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