SANDWEED; PEELBARK ST.JOHN’S-WORT (Hypericum fasciculatum)

WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: SANDWEED; PEELBARK ST.JOHN’S-WORT (Hypericum fasciculatum)

This is one of the many Hypericum species that are native to Florida. Note that the one best known as a common supplement is an exotic so is NOT native to our state

Learn: http://www.fnps.org/plants/plant/hypericum-fasciculatum

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

Where does it grow in Florida? http://www.florida.plantatlas.usf.edu/Plant.aspx?id=539

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

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