St. Johnswort-Heirloom Herb Seed
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Heirloom St. Johnswort herb seed. BUY ANY (5) PKTS OF SEED AND GET ONE FREE PKT! (our choice, no coupon needed).
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Common Name: St. Johnswort Botanical Name: Hypericum perforatum Plant Type: Perennial, Heirloom,Organic,Medicinal,Herb Height: 24-30" Width: 12-18" Bloom Time: June-Fall Bloom Color: yellow Exposure: Full-part Sun Moisture: average/dry Soil: Average Maintenance: low Germination: 10-20 days Zone: 3-9
Description: Used medicinally for hundreds of years, this bushy herb was possibly named after the Knights of St. John of Jerusalem who used it to treat wounds on the Crusades' battlefields. Recently, a popular remedy in Europe and the U.S for treating mild depression. Fresh flowers infused in olive oil make an antibacterial balm. The 1 in. yellow flowers bloom in early to midsummer.
Planting: Sow thinly in cell packs or flats. Barely cover and press firm. Kept at 60° F., germination averages 10-20 days. Transplant into the garden 24 inches apart in full to part sun. Will tolerate drought once established. PK: Approx. 25 Seed
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