Hypericum x moserianum 'Tricolor'
Variegated Hypericum, St John's Wort
Hypericum x moserianum 'Tricolor' is a charming little shrub with prettily variegated cream, pink and green leaves on arching reddish stems and golden-yellow flowers with red anthers through the second half of summer into autumn. Ideal at the front of a mixed or shrub border. Looks good with purple-leaved Berberis and Caryopteris.
Height and spread 30cm by 60cm (1ft x 2ft). Thrives in moist but well-drained, humus-rich soil, in a sheltered spot in sun or light shade.
Bee and butterfly friendly.
British nursery grown.
|Botanical name||Hypericum x moserianum|
|Common name||Variegated Hypericum, St John's Wort|
|Flowering time||Summer, Autumn|
|Foliage colour||Green, Pink, White|
|Habit||Arching, Mound forming|
|Plant type||Deciduous Shrubs|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer, Autumn|
|Time to maturity||2 - 5 years|
|Ultimate height||0.1m - 0.5m|
|Ultimate spread||0.6m - 1m|