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Hypericum moserianum Tricolor

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Hypericum moserianum Tricolor St Johns Wort,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Shrubs Prostrate, Shrub Like, Spreading

Attractive evergreen prostrate shrub with variegated cream, green and red foliage and masses of star-like yellow flowers during the warmer months. Great to use in coastal gardens. Grows approx. 70cm tall x 100cm wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
30-60cm 60cm-1m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Cut Flower, Foliage Feature / Colour, Groundcover, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Performs best in well drained sandy soils but is adaptable to most. Protect young leaves from frosts.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Hypericaceae Europe

Foliage Colour: Cream, Green, Pink, Red, Variegated
Flower Colour: Yellow
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Fruit: No

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate