Belongs to: shrubs

Tutsan Hypericum androsaemum


Best time to see: Jul to end Aug

Key facts

A semi-evergreen shrub with red stems and broad oval leaves that grows in open woods

Golden-yellow flowers with prominent stamens are followed by berries that turn red then black in high summer

Has proved invasive in some parts of the worlds, and can be so in gardens also

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