Hypericum prolificum

Common name: Shrubby St. John's Wort

Native plant

This is a small shrub that prefers full sun. Yellow flowers bloom in July and August. A great shrub to put in front of taller shrubs or trees. Seems to grow well on regular garden soils. It has been suggested that St. John’s Wort can be used as an herbal remedy for depression.


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Pricing information per unit for 5 gallon growing method
1 to 10 units $19.50
11 to 24 units $17
25 or more units $14.50

Plant Details

Plant type


Soil type

Dry, Dry Mesic, Mesic

Light exposure

Full Sun

Bloom period



Harsh exposure tolerant, New construction, Road-side/salt tolerant

Growth form


General information

Mature height
3 Feet
Mature width
3 Feet
Max height
5 Feet
Max width
5 Feet
Growth rate
Flower color
Fall color
Yellow Orange

Additional information

Pollinator hot spot

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