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HELLEBORUS orientalis

Lenten rose

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  • Good to know - ideal position is under deciduous trees where flowers can bloom unshaded and plant is then sheltered from sun throughout the year. Attractive to insects.
  • Pests & Diseases - snails, aphids, leaf spot, black rot.
  • Place of Origin - Greece, Turkey, Caucasus.
  • 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 and Spread - 45cm (18in)
  • Evergreen - overwintering, leathery, deep green basal leaves to 40cm (16in) long, each with 7-9 lance-shaped leaflets.
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - flowers appear on branched stems and are pendent or almost outward-facing, 5-7cm (2-3in) across.
  • Partial Shade - or dappled shade
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich.
  • Neutral to Alkaline Soil - will tolerate heavy 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

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Ranges from white to pink and purple flowers with crimson spots

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£10.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ for £9.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
Pot size: 1.5 or 2 Litre

Buy Varieties of HELLEBORUS orientalis

HELLEBORUS orientalis 'Blue Lady'

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Lenten rose
Blue or dark purple flowers
MULTIBUY
Any 3+ for £9.00 each
£10.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

HELLEBORUS orientalis 'Pink Lady'

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Lenten rose
Pinkish flowers
MULTIBUY
Any 3+ for £9.00 each
£10.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

HELLEBORUS orientalis 'Red Lady'

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Lenten rose
Round, mainly upright red flowers
MULTIBUY
Any 3+ for £9.00 each
£10.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

HELLEBORUS orientalis 'White Lady'

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Lenten rose
Pure white, unspotted
MULTIBUY
Any 3+ for £9.00 each
£10.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

HELLEBORUS orientalis 'Yellow Lady'

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Lenten rose
Upright yellow flowers with red spotting inside the petals
MULTIBUY
Any 3+ for £9.00 each
£10.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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