August - September
sun - partial shade
well drained, moist
acid - neutral - alkaline
Central-Europe and Central-Asia
Lysimachia is a genus of around 100 species in the primrose family, Primulaceae, native to Eurasia. Most species native to Europe have yellow flowers, while species native to Asia often have white flowers. They prefer fairly moist soil.
Division in spring.
Seed - sown in January - March.
Seed just covered and stored at 15-20°C (60-68°F) until germination.
Hardy and easy to grow. Can be invasive, especially in moist soil.