Eye-catching blue-green foliage forms a bushy semi-evergreen mound that is covered with golden yellow flowers from July through to September. Hypericum kalmianum L. – Kalm's St. Johnswort Subordinate Taxa. Exposure: Full sun, Exposure: Part sun, Description A cultivar with attractive blue foliage developed by noted plantsman Paul Cappiello of Yew Dell Gardens in Crestwood KY, Blue Velvet™ hypericum boasts numerous golden-yellow flowers in mid-summer. This deer-resistant little shrub is a very low-maintenance and colorful option for landscaping, especially edging beds and walkways, or as a ground cover. Bloom time: Summer, Stamens are bushy to the point of partially obscuring the petals (hence the species name of prolificum which refe… Hypericum kalmianum ‘Blue Velvet’ (cv ‘CCFLPC-1’) This shrub was selected by renowned plantsman, Dr. Paul Cappiello of Yewdell Gardens in Kentucky. Use these convenient icons to share this page on various social media platforms: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F), Other: Conical, beaked, reddish-brown capsules. Hypericum kalmianum is a slender shrub that grows to a height of 20–60 cm (7.9–23.6 in). document.write(''); » Upload a photo» Post a comment» Add an event report, © 1972 - 2021 National Gardening Association, Times are presented in US Central Standard Time, Today's site banner is by DeerXing and is called "Oh! Compact, mounding habit. Common names are from state and federal lists. Retail program: Local Roots®, It typically grows in a dense, tall mound. Uses Specimen; hedge; edging; foundation plantings; mixed borders. Privacy/Legal Its bark is whitish and papery. Yew Dell Gardens, Crestwood KY, USA. Producers have selected for extended bloom (Gemo), shorter plants (Ames), and a stronger blue cast in the foliage [Blue Velvet (PPAF) and Blues Festival® (Hypericum kalmianum ‘SMHKBF’ USPP 25,795, Can 5,306)]. This easy-to-grow shrub tolerates a wide range of growing conditions will […] The crapemyrtles died over the winter of 2017–2018. Plant database entry for St. John's Wort (Hypericum kalmianum Blue Velvet™) with 5 images and 26 data details. Features Cool blue foliage for sunny landscapes! Hypericum kalmianum, commonly called Kalm St. Johns wort, is a small, dense, evergreen shrub or subshrub with upright branching that typically grows in a dense mound to 2-3’ tall. A low maintenance, rounded shrub that is easy to grow and tolerates a wide range of growing conditions. A compact, deciduous, rounded shrub with an erect habit that typically grows 1-4' (less frequently to 5') tall. Please enter a quantity to add this plant to your order. It has ascending four-edged branches that bear two-edged branchlets. Hypericum kalmianum 'Blue Velvet' 0 Reviews. Please view the suggested plants below for substitutes. Attractive blue-green leaves contrast with bright yellow sunburst-like flowers in July and August. Bright red berries are an added bonus in fall. Pruning Trim in late winter/early spring if desired or required. This lovely shrub has narrow, fragrant blue foliage, providing the perfect complement to the sunny yellow flowers, borne July-September. Terms & Conditions. } Hypericum A sun-loving, mounding, and densely branched shrub with lustrous blue-green foliage. This St. John's Wort makes a superb filler for borders, even before the blooms appear! 615-597-1888 Fax. 'Blue Velvet' _ 'Blue Velvet' is a mound-forming, semi-evergreen shrub with upright stems bearing narrowly oblong to narrowly lance-shaped, blue-green leaves and, from midsummer to early autumn, clusters of star-shaped, golden-yellow flowers followed by showy, conical, red fruit. Proven Winners - Sunny Boulevard® - St. John's Wort - Hypericum x yellow plant details, information and resources. Hypericum kalmianum Blue Velvet is a bushy, sun-loving, semi-evergreen, mound-forming, rounded shrub that is low-maintenance and makes a superb filler for borders. It is a neatly rounded garden shrub with dazzling golden yellow flowers in mid-summer. Aromatic BLUE-velvet foliage makes the perfect background for the spectacular display of bright yellow June-Sept flowers bright red berries in fall vigorous super tough shrub to … The fruits are so versatile it’s impossible to ever become bored. They are borne in flat clusters at the tips of upright branching stems. { The crowded bluish-green leaves are linear to oblanceolate and 3–4.5 cm (1.2–1.8 in) long. Growing Tips Does best in full sun. If you selected "Other" above, please enter your business type here. Height and spread: 90cm (36"). Gold flowers complement the foliage mid-summer. VerBEEna!". This plant is disease resistant and deer tend to … Hypericum kalmianum Blues Festival® (Kalm St. John's Wort) Noted for its blue-green foliage, Hypericum kalmianum Blues Festival® (Kalm St. John's Wort) is a compact shrub of dense, rounded habit with showy, golden yellow flowers from mid to late summer. Terms of Service apply. Center Hill Nursery Ph. Use this as a small color accent in the garden or in outdoor pots and containers. This plant has no children Legal Status. }); jQuery(". Awards Kentucky Theodore Klein Award USDA Zone 4 - 8 (-30°F/-34°C) P: 800-633-8859 P: 616-846-4729 F: 800-224-1628, © 2021 Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc. Common name: St. John's Wort, }; A selected mix of 3 potted Tomato plants. Features: "+object) : document.getElementsByClassName(object); document.reCAPTCHAv2 = reCAPTCHAv2; Spring Meadow Nursery no longer offers this variety; the information on this page is for reference only. Hypericum prolificum, commonly called shrubby St. John's wort, is a Missouri native plant that occurs on rocky ground, dry wooded slopes, uncultivated fields, gravel bars along streams and in low, moist valleys. Hypericum x 'Blue Velvet'™ Common Name: Kalm's St. Johnswort A selection of Hypericum kalmianum with blue green foliage and buttercup yellow flowers. Useful among shrubs or in the perennial garden, it is an attractive and understated filler plant when not in bloom. Dr. Paul Cappiello of Yew Dell Gardens in Kentucky selected Blue Velvet™ ('CCFLPC-1') St Johnswort, a blue-leaved seedling of H. kalmiatum. if( typeof object == 'string' ) object = window.jQuery ? Cobalt-n-Gold™ St. Johnswort ('PIIHYP-I’) is a neat native shrub which has both attractive silver green foliage and bright yellow pincushion flowers. Easy to grow and tolerates a wide range of growing conditions Available www.rickscustomnursery.com! 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