Hypericum 'Hidcote' is a fabulous ornamental hedging shrub. It has a great show of attractive bright yellow flowers from May to August that sit atop rich, dark green foliage.
St John's Wort requires a moist but well-drained soil. It can withstand partial shade but for maximum flowering, a sunny position is advised. Hypericum is sometimes referred to as semi-evergreen as it may lose some leaves in particularly frosty conditions.
Hypericum 'Hidcote' is a low growing, ornamental hedging plant ideal for bushy borders and when a good show of colour is required.
Other shrubs for hedging.
Hypericum has an average growth rate of 20-40cm per year and it is ideal for heights up to 1m.
Prune your Hypericum hedge in summer after flowering. Please view the Best 4 Hedging Care and Planting instructions in our Advice section.
For information on planting density please see the product table above. In the 'No. Per Metre' column you will find our recommended plant density for each individual plant species and root type.
Hypericum shrubs are available for purchase year round as Pot Grown plants.
The majority of our Hypericum 'Hidcote' hedging plants are UK grown by our hands-on experts who have years of nursery growing experience. On the rare occasion that we source Hypericum from outside of the UK we got to every length to ensure our suppliers are unbeaten on quality. At best4hedging we strive to provide the freshest condition plants at the highest possible standard, all whilst safe-guarding our competitive prices. Rest assured, you can buy Hypericum hedging online with complete confidence.