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Hypericum hypericoides (L.) Crantz
St. Andrew's Cross
Clusiaceae (St. John's-Wort Family)
USDA Symbol: HYHY
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.
National Wetland Indicator Status
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-MM-764
Collected 2010-09-05 in Caldwell County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Record Last Modified: 2013-09-08
Research By: JAM