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Square
stalked St John's Wort
(Hypericum tetrapterum)

  • £11.50


Square-stalked St John's Wort (Hypericum tetrapterum)

Native and bee friendly, this small creeping perennial produces yellow flowers, as with the Marsh St John's Wort, this plant is very happy at the edges of ponds, providing cover for emerging wildlife.  Perfect for any size pond.  
  • Plant Type - Pond Marginal
  • Normally Available from - Mid April
  • Water Depth - 0cm to 5cm
  • Height - 20cm to 30cm
  • Position - Full Sun to Part Shade
  • Growth - Slow
  • Flowers - Jul to Sep
  • Flower Colour - Yellow
  • Foliage - Deciduous 
  • Hardiness - Hardy
  • UK Native and Bee Friendly

Specific Plant Care:
Little maintenance is required. Trim to tidy as required and after foliage has died back in autumn.

General Marginal Care:
All our plants will come potted in aquatic compost. Our 9cm plants come in a solid pot, so will need to be repotted.

The 1ltrs and 3ltrs will come in Finofil aquatic baskets ready to be placed on your pond shelf at the required depth (use bricks to change the depth if required). The mesh pot allows nutrients and oxygen from the pond to flow through the pot without any soil loss.

Each plant also comes with a comprehensive label offering further planting advice.