Can be found wide in wet habitats throughout Uk, vital source of nectar for long-tongued insects, such as Elephant Hawk-moths, Brimstone butterflies and Red-tailed Bumblebees.
Type: Hardy Perennial
Soil type: Wet areas eg. pond side, reed bed, marsh land, but will thrive in most soils.
Aspect: Full sun / light shde
Flower colour: Pink/Purple
Flowering time: June-August