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St. John's Wort variety

Latin name: Hypericum Species

Plant type: Herbaceous Perennial, Shrub

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Sun/shade: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Soil type: Chalk, Clay, Sand, Loam

Months of flowering: June, July, August

Soil pH: Acid, Neutral, Alkaline

Flower colours: Yellow, Red

Petals: 5

Arrangement: Single, Umbell

Note – there may be many different varieties or cultivars available of this plant and so the information here is generalised for this group. Some species may appear differently, flower at alternative times of year and may require different growing conditions.