hypericum inodorum (st john's wort)

Size: 3 gallon
  • yellow, five-petaled flowers almost obscured by a cloud of stamens
  • flowers are followed by fleshy fruit of red, pink, white or brown in colour
  • green, rounded leaves
  • bark exfoliates for winter interest
  • bloom time: late spring to summer
  • zone 4 
  • height 80-100cm 
  • spread 80-100cm
  • colour yellow
  • hypericum inodorum tolerates full sun to partial shade and a wide range of soils
  • full sun, partial sun/shade
  • attracts butterflies
  • long blooming
  • drought tolerant, once established
  • (image courtesy of NVK nurseries, NVK holdings inc.)