St. John's Wort (Hypericum x inodorum 'Albury Purple')

Common names:
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Also sold as:
'Tedbury Purple'
Hypericum androsaemum 'Albury Purple'

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 4 feet
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Cut Flower
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Will not come true from seed
Pollinators: Self
Various insects
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant

Photo courtesy of Joy Creek Nursery

Plant Events from our members
christine2 On June 1, 2014 Obtained plant
MrsBinWY On August 11, 2018 Potted up
MrsBinWY On June 10, 2017 Potted up
MrsBinWY On March 29, 2017 Seeds germinated
3 on 3-29-17; 5 groups showing on 4-2-17
MrsBinWY On March 11, 2017 Seeds sown
warm room temp in milk jug, 9 groups of seeds from AudreyDee
MissMew On June 3, 2018 Obtained plant
MissMew On July 4, 2017 Obtained plant
Suzanne Connon
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