Epilobium hirsutum

(Great willowherb)

Type
Herbaceous Perennial
Edible?
No
Culinary Uses?
No
Native?
Yes
Naturally occurring on site?
Yes
Propagated Here?
No

Description

Spires of up to 60cm bear pink flowers in early summer. Grows in masonry cracks around the building, a very common weed amidst plant crowns here too.

Maintenance

Vigorous and invasive at the Paddies, needs to be weeded out of growing areas often.