St. John's Wort
There are recorded uses of St. John's Wort since before medieval times, and it remains a popular herbal supplement today.
Holland & Barrett stocks a range of St. John's Wort products from liquids to capsules.
St. John's Wort Background Information
It is thought that the name St. John's Wort originates from the Birthday of John the Baptist, June 24th, as this is when the flowers are often at full bloom.
The wild growing plant has been used for centuries; in fact its earliest recorded use was in Ancient Greece. Since this time, the plant has been utilised to create a range of herbal applications.
The St. John's Wort Plant
St. John's Wort, officially referred to as the Hypericum Perforatum, is thought to be native to Britain - especially Wales - as well as some parts of Northern Europe, Asia, Africa, and the USA.
The perennial plant can reach a height of 32 inches, and has a dazzling flowering top of bright yellow elongated petals. Both the flower and leaves are used as ingredients in our products.
St. John's Wort Active Ingredients
St. John's Wort is a popular herbal supplement. The active ingredients in the plant can vary depending on where it is grown, but generally include: hypericin, hyperforin, flavanols and xanthones.
Holland & Barrett have a range of products, consisting of: the customer favouritecapsules, as well as tablets.
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*Please note that our St. John's Wort products are not available in the Republic of Ireland.