• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Macedonia, Imathia, Pieria mt, Daskio
  • Photo taken by:
    Trichas, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Common St' John's Wort
Plants
Plants

Photo of Common St' John's Wort, Hypericum perforatum. This is one of the most word famous medicinal plants. Its wound healing substances contained in the (easy to see) glands on its yellow petals are were known, since the ancient times. Its flowers, were used to create herbal oil for various medicinal uses. It grows along roadsides and rocky places and flowers in early summer.