MYRTLELEAF ST. JOHN’S-WORT (Hypericum myrtifolium)

WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: MYRTLELEAF ST. JOHN’S-WORT (Hypericum myrtifolium)

for sunny, moist locations. One of numerous Hypericum species that are native to Florida, this one has 5 petals. The one that is used as a commercial supplement is an exotic.

Native American Ethnobotany for this genus: http://herb.umd.umich.edu/herb/search.pl?searchstring=Hypericum

My take: http://nativeplantwildlifegarden.com/depressed-try-st-johns-wort-in-your-garden/

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