Rosebay Willowherb (epilobium angustifolium) and (chamerion angustifolium)
From the willowherb family Onagraceae, this weed is also known as Fireweed/Fire Weed, Great Willowherb, Rosebay and Willowherb/Willow Herb.
Originally from Great Britain, the more common name this weed
in the United States is Fireweed
and in Canada - Great Willowherb.
When Fireweed begins to grow
roots establish themselves beneath the soil surface with one main root spreading laterally supporting a plant that grows up to 6 feet tall.
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