St. John’s Wort (Hypericum perforatum) Potted Herb Plant

St. John’s Wort (Hypericum perforatum) Potted Herb Plant

$6.00

Quick description:

USDA Restricted: No sales to AZ, CA, CO, MT, NV, SD, WA, WY

Availability:

Out Stock

Out of stock

Hypericum perforatum, known as St John’s wort, is a flowering plant in the family Hypericaceae.   The common name “St John’s wort” comes from its traditional flowering and harvesting on St John’s Day, 24 June. The genus name Hypericum is derived from the Greek words hyper (above) and eikon (picture), in reference to the tradition of hanging plants over religious icons in the home during St John’s Day, to ward off evil.

Type: Perennial
Family:  Hypericaceae
Native Range:
Growing Zones:  3-8
Mature Height: 18-24 inches 
Mature Width: 12-15 inches 

Sunlight: Full sun, Part Sun
Soil Type: Average
Water: Average
Drought Tolerance: Good
Growth Rate: Moderate

Leaf Description:
Bloom Time: Summer, June-July
Bloom Description: Yellow

Harvest: Flower, Flowering Tops
Harvest Time: Summer, June-July

Special Properties: Bees, Butterflies, Pollinators, Deer resistant

Additional Information :
Weight 1 lbs
Dimensions 8 × 5 × 3 in
Tags: , , , ,

You May Also like

    Horehound, White (Marrubium vulgare) Seeds

    0 out of 5
    $3.50

    Seed packs contain a generous amount of seed for the home gardener. Minimum 50 seeds per pack.

    USDA Restricted: No sales to CT

    Spilanthes (Acmella oleracea) Seeds

    0 out of 5
    $3.50

    Seed packs contain a generous amount of seed for the home gardener. Minimum 50 seeds per pack.

    aka Toothache Plant, Peek-A-Boo, Electric Daisy, Para Cress (after the Brazilian province), Brazil Cress, Alphabet Plant, Australian Cress, Spilanthol Plant, Eyeball Plant, Spot Plant, Jambu, Buzz Buttons, Szechuan Buttons

    Mullein (Verbascum thapsus) Seeds

    0 out of 5
    $3.50

    Seed packs contain a generous amount of seed for the home gardener. Minimum 50 seeds per pack.

    USDA Restricted: No sales to CO, HI, SD

    Figwort (Scrophularia nodosa) Seeds

    0 out of 5
    $3.50

    Seed packs contain a generous amount of seed for the home gardener. Minimum 50 seeds per pack.

    aka Woodland figwort