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Hypericum tenuifolium

Common Name(s):
Atlantic St. John's wort, Beach St. John's wort
Categories:
Native Plants, Perennials
Comment:

Hypericum tenuifolium, known as Atlantic St. John's-wort and sandhill St. John's-wort, is a species of flowering plant in the St. John's wort family, Hypericaceae. It is native to the Southeastern United States.  Its habitat includes dry, open, sandy areas such as pine flatwoods, pine savannas, and sandhills.  Atlantic St. John's-wort is a small, spreading shrub, growing 4–20 in. tall and forming mats.  This plant is slightly salt tolerant.

Hypericum galioides var. reductum Svenson and Hypericum reductum are synonyms of Hypericum tenuifolium.

Height:
1-2 ft.
Flower Color:
Yellow
Hardiness:
Evergreen
Zones:
8-10
Habit:
Round and dense
Propagation:
Seed
Exposure:
Sun
Soil:
Sandy, well-drained
Tags:
salt tolerant

NCCES plant id: 3350