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Unknown Hypericum

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By Wagger


Unknown Hypericum (Hypericum androsaemum)



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Hypericum androsaemum, otherwise known as Tutsan. Mine has finished flowering now and the clusters of berries are starting to turn a lovely bronze shade. They go red eventually.

25 Jul, 2009

 

Thanks for that, Bbb - another mystery solved!

25 Jul, 2009

 

It's very attractive.

25 Jul, 2009

 

The flowers are much smaller than Hidcote, Gee and it doesn't flower for very long, unlike Hidcote which I think goes on and on.

25 Jul, 2009

 

Thats interesting Bbb have one similar which assumed was H.inodorum Elstead not heard of your variety so perhaps I too have one Wagger ..so I ll add my thanks here too .

26 Jul, 2009

 

Don't take my word for it!! There are about 600 species in the genus!

26 Jul, 2009

 

Wow ! Mine only an educated guess,so can be one or neither ! Lol

26 Jul, 2009

 

My St John 's Wort looks very much like that....Hypericum perforatum
And it is considered to be similar to Prozac in it's affect's when taken.
Can also cause hypersentivity in an animals who graze on it.
I am trying to get rid of mine as it is quite a noxious weed.

27 Jul, 2009



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