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HELLEBORUS orientalis 'Red Lady'

Commonly known as Lenten rose

Round, mainly upright red flowers
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  • Evergreen - overwintering, leathery, deep green basal leaves to 40cm (16in) long, each with 7-9 elliptic leaflets
  • Brown or black
  • Red
  • Height - 30-35cm (12-14in)
  • Spread - 30-35cm (12-14in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - superior colours on upright stems. Flowers 5-7cm (2-3in) across.
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Partial shade - or dappled shade
  • 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.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - attractive to insects. Ideal position is under deciduous trees where flowers can bloom unshaded and plant is then sheltered from the sun throughout the year.
  • Pests & Diseases - snails, aphids, leaf spot, black rot.
  • Place of origin - garden origin. Gisela Schmiemann, Cologne, Germany
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich.
  • Neutral to alkaline soil
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Rabbit Resistant
30-35cm (12-14in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  30-35cm (12-14in)

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