WANTED: St. John's Wort or Mother Wort plant

cicadaeOctober 5, 2002

I would like a good-sized St. John's wort and/or Mother wort plant. In exchange I can offer: any one of the following books:

Shrubs and Climbers by Richard Bird,

The Art of Interior Design by Suzanne Woloszynska,

Time Life Garden Makeovers

Small House, Big Style...Better Homes and Gardens

New Country Style ...New Country Home

Flea Market Decorating....Better Homes and Gardens

or American Junk by Mary Randolph Carter

Happy to do two plants for two books also.

All of these books are brand new.

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oldherb(z8 Oregon)

St. Johns Wort (Hypericum perforatum) is a weed here in the Pacific NW (I am constantly pulling it here in my Portland garden). You should be able to find it easily if you just take a walk. The defining quality of the plant is the leaves that when held up to light look as though someone has put pinholes in them (perforated them). The stems this time of year are reddish and there may still be some blooms showing. Be aware that this plant can become invasive.

    Bookmark   October 9, 2002 at 11:27AM
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