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Hypericum frondosum ‘Sunburst’
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Hypericum

St. John´s Wort

Hypericum frondosum ‘Sunburst’ full sun  partial shade

In an ebullient “sunburst,” large 3 in. wide yellow petals cushion a spry central cluster of stamens that look like orange powder puffs. Dense stout branches plus oblong curvy leaves with soothing glaucous blue hues shape a compact round mound, revealing narrow reddish brown seed capsules through autumn and exfoliating purplish brown bark for winter appeal. Indigenous to our South-eastern limestone glades, this tailored semievergreen Hypericum can be massed or sited singularly in the mixed border where it triumphs over dry compacted soil and clay.

Blooms June-August

Size: 3' 0"–4' 0" high x 3' 0"–4' 0" wide; hardy to zone 5.

Hypericum frondosum ‘Sunburst’ (S-0672)
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