• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Partial shade to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water regularly- weekly or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall, spreading to 3 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Multi-Season Interest
    Blooms:
    Spring to Late Summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:hi-PER-i-kum
    Plant type:Shrub
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Growth habit:Round
    Average landscape size:Reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall, spreading to 3 ft. wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Spring to Late Summer
    Flower color:Yellow
    Garden styleCottage, Rustic
    Patent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
    Companion PlantsSpirea (Spiraea); Coneflower (Echinacea); Daylily (Hemerocallis); Sedum (Sedum); Carpet Rose (Rosa)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Widely adaptable to most soils; best if well-drained. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Tolerates some dry shade when established. Feed with a controlled release fertilizer. Prune annually in late winter to shape.
    Light Needs:
    <strong>Partial Sun / Partial Shade</strong>: These two terms are often used interchangeably to mean 3-6 (or 4-6) hours of sunlight each day. However, there is a difference.
<strong>Partial shade</strong> typically means the plants will appreciate a more gentle exposure such as the weaker morning or early afternoon sun, with the emphasis on providing the minimum needed shade and sheltering from intense late afternoon sun. <strong>Partial sun</strong> typically means the plants <u>need</u> some direct sun, so the emphasis is on meeting the required minimum hours of sunlight, with filtered sunlight or shade the balance of the day.
Both are best with shelter from the harshest late afternoon sun. This shade could be provided by a structure, a wall, larger plants or  tree(s).
    Partial shade to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Water regularly- weekly or more often in extreme heat.

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