|Shrubby St. John's Wort (Hypericum prolificum)|
|Shrubby St. John's Wort flowers.|
|Common St. John's Wort (Hypericum perforatum)|
St. John's Wort (Hypericum perforatum) has a considerable reputation for use in treating depression by folk healers. If you want to read more about current uses and studies, go to Drug.com
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We have an additional Hypericum growing in our woods that I can't remember the Latin name for. It's low and almost ground-hugging and one of the few plants that grows happily under cedar trees. I may add it here later. For now, I'm just admiring my Shrubby St. John's Wort bush in the front yard.
|Shrubby St. John's Wort makes a wonderful addition to the landscape.|