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Hypericum crux-andreae

St. Peter's-wort

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Description:

Shrub that is part of the St. John’s wort family. Can grow up to four feet. Flowers are varying shades of yellow. Blooms in mid to late summer. Found in sandy, wet flatlands.

Plant Overview:

Plant Family:Clusiaceae
Plant Duration:Perennial
Plant Type:Shrubs/Subshrub
Bloom Time:Late July to early September
Fruit Timing:Late October and November
Global and State Rank:G5, S4
Commercially available landscape plant?No
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Type:Sandy
Soil Moisture:Dry, Moist
Soil pH:Slightly Acidic, Neutral, Slightly Alkaline
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Partial shade
Light Range:Partial Shade
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Dry, Moist

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