Hypericum kiusianum var. yakusimense
Yellow flowers, red fruit pods. I didn't do enough research before selecting this from the NARGS seed exchange - it looks like it isn't even close to hardy here. Yet I had two small plants survive winter on my second attempt, so maybe I'll get lucky and see some flowers anyhow. The leaves on this plant are tiny, together forming a dainty little cushion. It's planted right up front in our rock garden, so I can pay attention to it through the season.
tender perennial (Z8)
This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...
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- Seed from NARGS '08/'09 exchange. Baggy 70F (28%G, 9-12d) - 35F (29d) - 70F (13%G, 6-18d)
- Same seed as above, cold-stored through summer. Baggy 70F (~20%G, 10-15d)
Tiny, slow-growing seedlings.
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