Lysimachia clethroides 'Geisha'
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Item #: 4233
Zones: 3a to 8b
Height: 24" tall
Culture: Sun to Light Shade
Origin: China, Japan
Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)
This Japanese introduction is poised to take American gardeners by storm. This mild-mannered selection of the attractive but thug-like L. clethroides is the answer to our prayers. L. 'Geisha' offers 2' tall stalks of foliage, edged with a jagged, creamy yellow margin that has worked to slow the aggressive nature of gooseneck to a shadow of its former self. Topping the plants in late summer are the superb 1' long, nodding white racemes of flowers that have made gooseneck such a garden favorite. There's nothing like a "Geisha" to brighten your garden!