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botanical name:
Hypericum hircinum
Hypericum hircinum © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Shrubby Hypericum, Stinking Tutsan
family:  Hypericaceae
characteristics: shrub, semi-evergreen
height: 1.20m
width: 1.20m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: yellow
fruit colour: red
main season: Summer
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
medicinal symbol medicinal
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
description:
Bushy, deciduous or semi-evergreen shrub with aromatic, dark green leaves. Clusters of small yellow flowers with long stamens, from midsummer to autumn and followed by pinkish-red fruiting capsules.

other notes:
Native to South-eastern Europe and the Middle-east. Naturalised elsewhere, including Britain.
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