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Hypericum x moserianum 'Tricolor'

TRICOLOR ST. JOHN'S WORT

Buy Tricolor St. John's Wort online. Tricolor St. John's Wort is a new variegated sport of Hypericum. Its leaves have green centers edged with cream and pink. The beautiful, bright yellow, star-shaped flowers bloom profusely on the trailing-type growth habit in late spring, then sporadically all summer.

Height:

1-2 Feet

Spread:

2-3 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

6-10

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Tan
  • Brown
Bark Type*
  • Smooth
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - Low Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Moderate Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Yellow
Growth Habit*
  • Compact Growing
  • Dwarf/Small Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
  • Creamy White
  • Multi/Variegated
  • Pink
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Pink
  • Green
  • Creamy White
  • Multi/Variegated
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Multi/Variegated
  • Pink
  • Green
  • Creamy White
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Bees
Plant Type*
  • Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Prefers Dry Soils
  • Average
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Well-Drained
  • Low Water Use
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Drought Tolerant
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Summer Flowering
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Under Power Lines
  • Accent Plant
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Mass Planting
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Groundcover
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Hypericum is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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