Northeast Pollinator Plants
Hypericum prolificum (Shrubby Saint Johnswort) Shrubs are REALLY small when shipped.
We ship only to the New England and New York states. If you live near Fairfax, VT, consider buying at our farm, River Berry Farm.
Shipping will be in the order received. Please check the Home Page for updated expected ship date. Free shipping for 15 or more plants.
Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep.
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Common Name: Shrubby Saint Johnswort
Attracts: Bees (especially Bumblebees) and Birds
Use: Shrub for Landscape, Garden (Our shrubs are sent as first year plants, so are REALLY quite small for shrubs but should grow just fine to their mature height.)
Light: Full Sun to Part Shade
Hardiness Zone: 3 - 8 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Dry to Medium
Flower Time: July to August (nice long flowering time)
Flower Color: Golden Yellow
Height: 1' - 4'
Notes: Hypericum prolificum (Shrubby Saint Johnswort) is simply my go-to shrub, plugging it in everywhere, for it's nice long flowering times, nice compact form, though I have a few that do indeed stretch up to 4', and the amazing amount of bumblebees they attract.
Host Plant of VT Bee Species of Greatest Conservation Need (SGCN):
Megachile addenda (Cranberry Leafcutter bee)
Megachile rugifrons (Rugose-Fronted Resin bee)
Naturalized in New England, native to Eastern, Mid-Atlantic, Southern and Midwestern United States. Biota of North American (BONAP) - North America Plant Atlas.