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Hypericum densiflorum (Bushy st. john's-wort)
Cressler, Alan

Hypericum densiflorum

Hypericum densiflorum Pursh

Bushy St. John's-wort

Clusiaceae (St. John's-Wort Family)

Synonym(s): Hypericum glomeratum


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub
Autumn Foliage: yes
Fruit: Brown

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow


USA: AL , DC , DE , FL , GA , LA , MA , MD , NC , NJ , NY , PA , SC , TN , TX , VA , WV
Native Habitat: low boggy places, seepage slopes, pond and lake borders, wet meadows, stream banks, roadside ditches, moist pinelands

Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Wet
Soil Description: Organic, Clay, Loam, Sandy


Attracts: Birds

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.

From the National Suppliers Directory

According to the inventory provided by Associate Suppliers, this plant is available at the following locations:

Enchanter's Garden - Hinton, WV
ArcheWild Native Nurseries - Quakertown, PA

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Delaware Nature Society - Hockessin, DE
Mt. Cuba Center - Hockessin, DE

Additional resources

USDA: Find Hypericum densiflorum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Hypericum densiflorum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Hypericum densiflorum


Record Modified: 2018-03-07
Research By: TWC Staff

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