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HELLEBORUS 'Emma'

Commonly known as Hellebore

Dark green foliage with lighter markings. White flowers ageing to greyish-pink
Further Reading....

 

  • Evergreen - variable mid-green basal and stem leaves 10-30cm (4-12in) long with 3-5 coarsely toothed lobes.
  • White
  • Height - 30cm (12in)
  • Spread - 90cm (36in)
  • 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 perennial. Produces numerous flattish flowers 7-10cm (3-4in) 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 - shelter from strong, cold winds
  • 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 - a hybrid of H. argutifolius and H. niger
  • Pests & Diseases - snails, aphids, leaf spot, black rot
  • Place of origin - garden origin
  • 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
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30cm (12in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  90cm (36in)
 

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