Evergreen, Ground covers, Shrubs, Decorative fruit or berries, Flowers
All bear single flowers with prominent sunburst of stamens in center. Shallowly cup-shaped, five-petaled blooms range in color from creamy yellow to gold; flowers may be solitary or in clusters. Neat, fresh green foliage. Various species used for mass plantings, ground covers, informal hedges, borders. Grow especially well in mild, moist regions.
A difficult-to-control rust is extensively infecting plantings (especially those of the species H. calycinum) in the Pacific Northwest. Remove and destroy blighted leaves and any leaf litter; avoid overhead watering of plants in the evening.Hypericum coris
From Europe. Grows 6–12 in. tall and about 1 ft.wide, with narrow, medium green, 1/2–1-in.-long leaves in whorls of four to six. Bears loose clusters of yellow, 3/4-in.-wide flowers in spring or early summer. Good choice as ground cover or rock garden plant.
This evergreen is native from southeastern Europe to Iran. Fast growing to 15–30 ft. tall and wi...
Grows 30 ft. tall, 10 to 15 ft. wide. The plant's narrow form is useful on small lots and in side yard...
From Corsica, Sardinia. Erect or sprawling, to 2–3 ft. tall and wide. Substantial enough to use ...