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HELLEBORUS orientalis

Commonly known as Lenten rose

Ranges from white to pink and purple flowers with crimson spots
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  • Evergreen
    Overwintering, leathery, deep green basal leaves to 40cm (16in) long, each with 7-9 lance-shaped leaflets.
  • Height
    45cm (18in)
  • 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.
    Flowers appear on branched stems and are pendent or almost outward-facing, 5-7cm (2-3in) across.
  • 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)
  • Partial shade
    Or dappled shade

HELLEBORUS orientalis

 
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  • Additional Features
    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.
  • Flower Shape
    Saucer-shaped
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
    Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Humus-rich.
    Neutral to alkaline soil
    Will tolerate heavy soil.
  • Toxic - Category C
    Harmful if eaten
    (People & Pets)
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Rabbit Resistant
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45cm (18in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  45cm (18in)
 

Buy Varieties of HELLEBORUS orientalis

HELLEBORUS orientalis 'Blue Lady'

HELLEBORUS orientalis 'Blue Lady'

Lenten rose

blue or dark purple flowers

 
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HELLEBORUS orientalis 'Pink Lady'

HELLEBORUS orientalis 'Pink Lady'

Lenten rose

pinkish flowers

 
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HELLEBORUS orientalis 'Red Lady'

HELLEBORUS orientalis 'Red Lady'

Lenten rose

round, mainly upright red flowers

 
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HELLEBORUS orientalis 'White Lady'

HELLEBORUS orientalis 'White Lady'

Lenten rose

pure white, unspotted

 
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HELLEBORUS orientalis 'Yellow Lady'

HELLEBORUS orientalis 'Yellow Lady'

Lenten rose

upright yellow flowers with red spotting inside the petals

 
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