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Hypericum frondosum 'Sunburst'

More About Hypericum frondosum 'Sunburst'

  • Yellow, five-petaled flowers are almost obscured by the cloud of stamens
  • Flowers are followed by seed capsules
  • Gray-green, rounded leaves
  • Bark exfoliates for winter interest
  • Bloom Time: Late spring to summer

Zone:

5

Height:

50-60 cm

Spread:

80-100 cm

Colour:

Yellow
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Hypericum Growing and Maintenance Tips

'Sunburst' tolerates full sun to partial shade, and a wide range of soils.


Hypericum frondosum 'Sunburst' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Long Blooming
Long Blooming

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained
Moist to Average
Moist to Wet Soils

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Fruit
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum
Lt. Sum-Fall
Summer

Habit

Rounded
Mounding

Foliage Color

Green
Gray

Landscape uses

Foundation planting
Border/edging
Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Hypericum frondosum 'Sunburst'

Potentilla fruticosa 'Farreri'

Potentilla fruticosa 'Farreri'

Golddrop Cinquefoil

Hypericum prolificum

Hypericum prolificum

Shrubby St. John's Wort