Growing Hypericum (St John's Wort)

Latin Name Pronunciation: hy-pare'-ih-kum

Hypericum, known as St. John's Wort, is a small shrub that is widely valued in the cut flower industry for its colorful berries. Plants have a dense and busy form, and bear clusters of bright yellow flowers. They combine well with Rudbeckia and Ornamental Grasses in mixed borders.

Light/Watering: Plants prefer full sun and evenly moist soil.

Soil: Grow in moderately rich, moist but well-drained soil.