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Hypericum forrestii

Type Shrub (Multi-stemmed Plant), Deciduous, Ground cover, Flowering
Form Ground-Hugging Rounded Clump
Size Medium Border Plant (50-180cm height)
Colours Yellow Flowers (Summer), Medium green Foliage
Care Low/Easy Maintenance - Tough Plant
Hardiness Very hardy, Seaside Friendly
Growth Fast Growing Plant
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Hypericum forrestii - Cultivation Notes

Hypericum will tolerate a wide range of soil types, as well as full sun and shade conditions. It forms a neat ground covering mound. Prune back to ground every three years.

Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Hypericum forrestii:

  • All round tough plant suitable for problem areas
  • Suitable for exposed coastal planting
  • Fruit / berry producing
  • Tolerates full sun and sandy, drought-prone soils
  • Tolerates cold exposed locations
  • Tolerates heavy clay soils

Design & Plant Use for Hypericum forrestii:

  • Ideal flowering shrub for problem clay soils
If you like this plant you may also be interested in these:
coastal plants
plants with fruit or berries
plants for heavy clay soils

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View other ground cover plants with yellow flowers, or ground cover plants with medium green foliage

Common Missspellings: Highpericum, Hypericam, Hipericam, Hyperricum

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