AWARD

HELLEBORUS foetidus

Commonly known as Setterwort, Stinking hellebore

Striking lime-green flowers
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Dark-green leaves 23cm (9in) long, each with 7-10 narrowly lance-shaped lobes.
  • Green
    Lime green flowers
  • Height
    80cm (32in)
  • Spread
    45cm (18in)
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Bell-shaped, pendent flowers 1.5-2.5cm (to 1in) across are usually purple-margined.
  • Very hardy
    Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

HELLEBORUS foetidus

 
Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
£13.00 each 
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ for £11 each
Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2022
plant size comparison icon 1.5 to 2 Litre
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    A native hellebore. Wildlife plant - early nectar/pollen for insects. The unpleasant odour released when the leaves are bruised attracts pollinating insects. Ants collect the seeds. Flowers are sometimes pleasantly scented.
    Pests & Diseases
    Snails, aphids, leaf spot, black rot.
    Place of origin
    Western and central Europe
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
    Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Neutral to alkaline soil
  • Toxic - Category C
    Harmful if eaten
    (People & Pets)
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Rabbit Resistant
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80cm (32in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  45cm (18in)
 

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