Epilobium coloratum Biehler  

Purple leaf willowherb

Names and Myths

Epilobium Greek

epi upon and lobon a little pod.

coloratum colored from the red nerves of the leaves.

Natural history / Folklore

Found in moist open areas.49


Small white or Pink flowers with notched petals. Leaves mostly opposite, plant has a purple tinge. Flowers are small 1/4” and white to pink.

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