What can be planted as an alternative to Purple Loosestrife?
It is recommended that nursery growers and garden centers gradually phase out production of purple loosestrife cultivars over the next several years. If you are a grower or if you currently sell purple loosestrife, you can offer alternative plants for customers who are looking for non-invasive perennials with similar growth form and/or color of purple loosestrife. If you are a homeowner, consider alternative perennials for your garden. Visit your local nursery or garden center for more information on the following plants that are recommended as alternative perennials for purple loosestrife: