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Rose Of Sharon

Hypericum calycinum

Also known as

Aaron's Beard, Creeping St. John's-Wort

Hypericum calycinum Tasmania by jjharrison89@facebook.com (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

7a

USDA zone

-18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

60cm

Max

1.5m

10cm

Min

80cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

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Rose Of Sharon Overview

Also known as Rose of Sharon, this species is great for ground cover and very easy to look after as they need very little maintenance. This low-growing shrub is a popular garden choice which can grow in most soil conditions and is often used for borders. Produces bright yellow flowers in the summer through until autumn.

Common problems with Rose Of Sharon

How to propagate Rose Of Sharon

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

Special features of Rose Of Sharon

Ground cover

Other uses of Rose Of Sharon

Walls, rock garden, ground cover, bedding plant. Summer interest.

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