HYPERICUM

Commonly known as St. John's wort

Easily-grown plants in sizes for shrub borders to rock gardens and a marginal aquatic.

Used throughout the ages by herbalists.

More than half a dozen natives including H. androsaemum, Sweet amber, the leaves of which were traditionally pressed in family bibles for good fortune.

Genus of more than 400 species of deciduous, evergreen and semi-evergreen shrubs and trees, annuals and herbaceous perennials occurring worldwide in a broad range of habitats, from woodland and scrub to mountain and cliffs.

Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Evergreen and semi evergreen shrubs trees and annuals. Some have attractive autumn colour.
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    Calycinum susceptible to rust
    Place of origin
    Worldwide
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil

Buy Varieties of HYPERICUM

HYPERICUM androsaemum 'Autumn Blaze'

HYPERICUM androsaemum 'Autumn Blaze'

St. John's wort, Sweet amber, Tutsan

stiff upright branches and abundant purplish-red fruits which are excellent for use in flower arrangement

 
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£14.50 each 
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HYPERICUM x hidcoteense 'Hidcote'

HYPERICUM x hidcoteense 'Hidcote'

St. John's wort

medium bushy form, flowers yellow

 
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HYPERICUM lancasteri

HYPERICUM lancasteri

St. John's wort

an introduction from China by Roy Lancaster in 1980. Large golden-yellow flowers with star-shaped red calyces

 
£15.00 each 
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HYPERICUM x moserianum 'Tricolor'

HYPERICUM x moserianum 'Tricolor'

St. John's wort

yellow flowers, leaves variegated green cream and pink

 
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HYPERICUM olympicum 'Citrinum'

HYPERICUM olympicum 'Citrinum'

St. John's wort

dwarf shrub. Ideal for a rock garden. Pale lemon-yellow flowers

 
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individually £12.50 each , 3+ £10.00 each 
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Available Early Spring 2023 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.

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