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Thymeleaf loosestrife

The Thymeleaf loosestrife (Lythrum thymifolia)

is an annual forb.
Scientific classifications [Edit]
Genus ? Lythrum
Specific epithet ? thymifolia
Common names
Thymeleaf loosestrife (United States)
IPNI details on Lythrum thymifolia
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Lythrum thymifolia http://plantdatabase.co.uk/Lythrum_thymifolia
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