Hypericum perforatum: 3’ high x 1’ wide / full sun to part shade / zone 3
This is a well-known medicinal plant that is used as an anti-depressant and astringent. It is said to lighten the mood and lift the spirits. An infusion made from the aerial parts can also be used topically to relieve a variety of nerve pains, such as sciatica and neuralgia. It’s a good red dye plant, and attracts pollinators.