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Tutsan

Hypericum androsaemum

Also known as

Balm Of The Warrior's Wounds, Park Leaves, Sweet Amber

Hypericum androsaemum Dziurawiec barwierski 01 by Nova (CC BY 3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

1m

50cm

Min

50cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Tutsan Overview

Deciduous shrub species with a bushy growth habit, it typically reaches heights of around 75cm. Foliage is paired and oval in shape, flowers are cup-shaped and yellow, leading on to long-lasting fruits that develop from green to red to black.

Common problems with Tutsan

How to propagate Tutsan

Cuttings

By softwood cuttings in summer sub-shrubs and shrubs. Seed in autumn, cultivators by softwood cuttings only in summer; perennials may be propagated by seed or division in autumn or spring.

Division

Seed

Other uses of Tutsan

Banks, specimen, borders.