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Dense Spike-primrose | Epilobium densiflorum

Small, pink to rose-purple flowers on erect leafy stems. Leaves are narrow and lance-shaped. Flowers bloom mid-summer.

Plant Details

HabitatsOak Woodland, Upland Prairie and Savanna, Mixed Hardwood-Conifer Forest or Woodland, Wet Prairie
Habitat NotesOccurs in ditches, prairies, oak woodlands, and conifer forests.
Mature Height6 to 40 inches
Shade Preferencefull sun, part shade, shade
Soil TolerancePrefers dry soils that are wet in spring.
Special UsesAttracts pollinators.