Aaron's beard (Hypericum calycinum)
Rose of Sharon, St John's Wort
H. calycinum ~ H. calycinum is a fast-growing, spreading, semi-evergreen to evergreen shrub with lance-shaped leaves and yellow flowers throughout summer into early autumn.
Plant in well-drained, or moist but well-drained soil in sun or partial shade.
Banks and Slopes, Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, Ground Cover, Low Maintenance
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Full Sun, Partial Shade
North, South, East, West
Exposed or Sheltered
May need to be kept in check with pruning to avoid it becoming invasive.
Maintenance hours / year: