Hypericum 'Magical Midnight Glow'

Hypericum 'Magical Midnight Glow'

St John's Wort

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This newer cultivar of Hypericum x inodorum, or "St. John's Wort" comes to us from the Netherlands. It is a semi evergreen sub-shrub, that dies back to the ground in colder areas, but reliably returns in the Spring. The lustrous dark blue green foliage acts as an excellent backdrop for loose clusters of bright yellow whiskered flowers in Summer. As the season progresses, the foliage takes on darker bronze red tones, while the flowers are replaced by long lasting deep red berries.

 

PRODUCT DETAILS:

Hardiness Zone: Zone 5 to Zone 9
Light Requirements: Full Sun to Part Shade
Height: 60 cm to 90 cm
Spread: 60 cm to 90 cm
Soil Requirements: Average well drained soils
Bloom Time Early to mid Summer
Planting Time: Spring
Use: Mixed borders, cutting gardens cottage gardens,  rock gardens, dry gardens
Flower Colour & Shape: Loose clusters of bright yellow, five petalled flowers with prominent stamens, turn into showy long lasting dark red cherry-like fruit
Foliage: Semi evergreen deep blue green oval leaves that take on bronze tones by late Summer. May die to the ground in cold zones
Benefits: Multi season interest,drought tolerant, attracts bees and butterflies, deer resistant, excellent cut flower


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