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Hypericum androsaemum


A perennial shrub with bright green ovate leaves arrranged opposite each other and bright yellow flowers. It had red berries which eventually turn black.


Moist shady areas of forests. Very invasive and is declared a noxious weed


Very invasive and is declared a noxious weed. It is stated that once established, it is very difficult to rid the area of the weed. The red berries look very attractive but are poisonous. The leaves are stated to have healing properties.

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Leuba Ridgway
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Leuba Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Jan 18, 2012
Submitted on Jan 19, 2012

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