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Hypericum calycinum

St. John's Wort, Rose of Sharon

Hardy Shrub

What is Hardy Shrub?

Low growing, semi-evergreen shrub

Excellent spreading ground cover

Grows virtually anywhere, it even thrives in deep shade!

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This low growing semi-evergreen shrub is perfect for low maintenance areas of the garden. Once established, Hypericum calycinum grows virtually anywhere from fertile, moist soil to poor, dry conditions – it even thrives in deep shade! The large, daffodil-yellow flowers are decorated with a central powder puff of yellow anthers from summer to autumn. Also known as the Rose of Sharon, this versatile shrub makes excellent spreading ground cover for borders and woodland areas, and can even be trimmed into a beautiful low hedge. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 150cm (59").

Height Up to 60cm (24in)
Spread Up to 150cm (59in)

Hardy Shrub

low maintenance gardencottage gardens

sun or semi shadedappled shadeshade

Flowering Months
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2 x 9cm Potted Plants (KC1928)
1 x 1 Litre Potted Plant (64246)
2 x 1 Litre Potted Plants (KC8293)
1 x 9cm Potted Plant (Height 15cm+) (57941)

Plant Rose of Sharon shrubs in any garden soil and position that is sheltered from cold winds. Hypericum calycinum is a versatile plant coping well in poor, dry soils and even thriving in deep shade.
Feed and water regularly throughout the growing season while young Hypericums plants become established. Mature plants require little attention throughout the growing season. Prune Rose of Sharon plants back to ground level each spring to allow fresh new growth to develop.

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