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Hypericum/ Albury Purple

Hypericum/ Albury Purple
Perennial Shrub
Flowering time:Mid-Summer

Albury Purple is a beautiful dusky-purple leaved selection of a semi-evergreen, bushy species. Plants have an upright habit, bearing contrasting yellow flowers in mid-summer followed by ornamental clusters of berries that change from pink to red to black. Beautiful autumn effect. Cut back to 8 inches in spring, since the best leaf colour is displayed on new growth. A wonderful contrast plant for containers and tubs,A winter mulch is recommended in Zones 5 and 6. If planted in shady location Hypericum maintains its purple foliage colour better. Is in the St.John's Wart Family.