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Commonly known as Christmas rose
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- Rabbit Resistant Plants: Herbaceous
- Helleborus niger 'Christmas Rose' 3 for £32.50 inc (c&p) saving £8.00
- Helleborus niger 'Christmas Rose' 3 for £47.50 inc gift wrap and C&P Saving £11.00
- Helleborus niger 'Christmas Rose' for £20.00 inc. c & p (a saving of £4.00)
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Good to know - attractive to insects.
Pests & Diseases - snails, aphids, leaf spot, black rot.
Place of Origin - Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Slovenia.
Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
Height - 30cm (12in)
Spread - 45cm (18in)
Evergreen - leathery, dark-green basal leaves 5-20cm (2-8in) long have 7-9 oblong leaflets.
Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - clump-forming, hairless perennial. Flowers 4.5-8cm (1¾-3in) across appear on purple-marked stems.
Partial Shade - or dappled shade
Neutral to Alkaline Soil
Harmful if eaten - These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these.
May cause skin allergy or irritant - Having skin or eye contact with these plants could result in an allergic reaction, burning or rash.
Flower Shape - Saucer-shaped
Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
3 options from £6.00
Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
2 options from £6.00
Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
Slate Plant Labels
These wonderfully tactile natural slate plant labels are hand made in Cornwall and come with a chalk pen. Just stick them in your pot or border. Pack of 6.
Protect your knees in the garden with this squishy mat. Water-repellent and light weight.