Hypericum revolutum – Curry bush

Plants / Invader Plants Guide / Plants that are Toxic to Animals / Regional Plants Guide / Useful Plants Guide / Annuals / Bulbs / Climbers / Conifers / Ferns / Ground Covers / Hedges / Kitchen Garden Plants / Lawns / Mushrooms / Orchids / Perennials / Potplants / Rock Garden Plants / Shrubs / Trees / Water Garden Plants

South AfricaHypericum revolutum Curry bush

Indigenous; 1m
Planting position: Semi shade.
Requires weekly thorough watering.Well-draining soil, enriched with compost.Spring applications of complete fertiliser.Light pruning in winter.
Propagate from autumn-sown seed or semi-hardwood cuttings.

A bushy evergreen bearing multi-stamened bright yellow flowers in spring.True to its name, it gives off a curry aroma, especially after downpours.

Bookmark the permalink.