fringed loosestrife (Lysimachia ciliata)

Fringed loosestrife (Lysimachia ciliata) is a species of flowering plant in the Primulaceae family. It is an erect, herbaceous perennial growing to 120ย cm (47ย in) tall and 60ย cm (24ย in) broad, with opposite, simple leaves, and smooth, green stems. The star-shaped yellow flowers are borne in midsummer. It is native to North America, including most of southern Canada and most of the United States except for the southwest. This plant is notable in that it is one of…