(Helleborus x hybridus)
A tough shade loving, winter flowering classic garden plant.
Clusters of white through soft pink to purple flowers on tall stems from mid winter to early spring.
POSITION & USES
Plant in any woodland type location with full to dappled shade. They prefer wen drained soil with plenty of organic matter. Perfect under deciduous trees or large shrubs.
Remove spent flower sterns and the plant will flower again and again. Prune well in mid spring. Divide clumps every few years if they become too large.
Regular applications of Seasol aod Power Feed will keep it looking its best.
- Red can = Little water in hot, dry weather.
- Green can = Deep watering every few weeks in hot, dry weather.
- Blue can = Deep watering weekly in hot, dry weather.
Codes are a guide only and watering requirements will be affected by soil type, competition, mulching, wind and many other factors. Try to group plants with the same code in the one bed.
CAUTION: May be harmful if eaten
|Plants Needed per Square Metre||3-4|
|Habit||A clumping shrub with glossy green leaves that are strongly divided and on long stems. The attractive nodding flowers are generally held just above the foliage.|
|Position||Full Sun, Moderate Frost|