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Hypericum androsaemum


Order: Theales
   Family: Clusiaceae
            Genus: Hypericum
                        Specie: Hypericum androsaemum

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 30 in (75 cm)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Egg-shaped mid-green leaves; star-shaped yellow flowers; red fruits

Uses: Shrub borders Rock gardens Containers

Zones: 6-9

Description: This species is native to western and southwestern Europe, and from the Mediterranean across to the Caucasus region. It is an invasive and troublesome weed in New Zealand and Australia. It is a deciduous bushy shrub that reaches a height of 30 in (75 cm).

Growth Habit: Bushy habit

Comments: Weed in Australia and New Zealand

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