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Hypericum hypericoides (L.) Crantz
St. Andrew's Cross
USDA Symbol: HYHY
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
The flowers are distinctive, 4 bright yellow petals that form a cross, and the bark is exfoliating and reddish.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct
Bloom Notes: The four petals form a cross.
DistributionUSA: AL , AR , DE , FL , GA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , MO , MS , NC , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , SC , TN , TX , VA , WV
USDA Native Status: L48 N
Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-MM-764
Collected 2010-09-05 in Caldwell County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
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Record Modified: 2011-08-17
Research By: JAM