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Hypericum punctatum

Hypericum punctatum Lam.

Hypericum subpetiolatum E.P. Bicknell ex Small

Spotted St. John’s-wort

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassRosidaeRoses, legumes, proteas, dogwoods, hydrangeas, mistletoes, euphorbias, grapes, many more
OrderMalpighialesA broad group encompassing 16,000 species
FamilyHypericaceaeSt. John’s Wort family
GenusHypericumFrom ancient Greek hyper, “above,” and eikon, “picture,” from an old practice of putting flowers above a picture to ward off evil spirits
Speciespunctatum

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Hypericum punctatum description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 24 Jul 2017.

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Hypericum punctatum (Spotted St. John’s-wort)

7/23/2017 · Pine Grove Furnace State Park, PA
≈ 3½ × 2½" (9.5 × 7 cm)

Hypericum punctatum (Spotted St. John’s-wort)

7/23/2017 · Pine Grove Furnace State Park, PA
≈ 5 × 3½" (13 × 9.2 cm)

Hypericum punctatum (Spotted St. John’s-wort)

7/23/2017 · Pine Grove Furnace State Park, PA
≈ 4 × 6" (11 × 16 cm)

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