Hypericum calycinum (Jacob’s Ladder or Aaron’s Beard)

Jacob’s Ladder or Aaron’s Beard — Useful groundcover under trees and shrubs as it covers surface roots easily. Plant in full sun to full shade (reduces flowering), in well-drained soil with irrigation 1-2 times per week. The foliage is evergreen in mild winters, growing to 18 in. tall and spreading by underground roots. Flowers are bright yellow, 4 in. in size from June through August. (Plant 24 in. on center )

Category:  Groundcovers
Water Use:  Low
Sun Exposure:  Part Shade
Native:  No
Color:  Yellow
Bees:  Yes
Birds:  No
Butterflies:  No
Cut Flower:  No
Utility Tree:  No
Extra Maintenance:  No
Fall Color:  No
Bloom Time:  Summer