Helleborus (Helleborus orientalis)

Name Helleborus
Botanical Name Helleborus orientalis

This bashful cup-shaped flower is also known as a lenten rose. Blooms yellow, pink, purple and dark red in early February thru May or June. Grows to 12-24 inches tall at maturity. Works well as a cut flower. Use it as a ground cover. Keep it near the house so you can enjoy the blooms on those endless late winter days. You'll know spring is on its way!

Location: Partial Sun, Shade
Size: 12-24 inches
Flower Color: Yellow, Pink, Red, Purple
Bloom Time: March, April, May
Soil Conditions: Medium, Dry
Trim/Prune: Cut back foliage after flowering
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Deer Resistant
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