Ignite™ Scarlet Red Hypericum
Hypericum androsaemum 'Seiball' PP #18,801
Full sun, Partial sun
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Lore||Ancient Greek believed hypericum to have magical properties that dispelled evil spirits. It was a common belief that sleeping with a piece of hypericum under your pillow on St. John's Eve would protect one's health during the following year.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 1 to 3 ft. tall and wide.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Improved Pest and Disease Resistance, Ornamental Berries, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
Best in well drained soil; widely adaptable to most soils. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Watering may be reduced once established. Feed with a controlled release fertilizer.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 9