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Helleborus x Red Lady

Lady Series

Lenten Rose, Hellebore

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 12-18" (Plant 12-18" apart)
Bloom Time: Early Spring to Late Spring
Sun-Shade: Mostly Sunny to Full Shade
Zones: 4-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy, Acidic
Flower / Accent: Red / Red
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

This exquisite rich red Lenten Rose will instantly create cheerful bliss as it awakens in late winter. From the Lady Series, the outward facing blooms grow in clusters above the leathery deep green foliage.

Float flowers in clear bowls for an elegant centerpiece. Helleborus herald the coming of spring with lovely nodding cup-shaped flowers. The harbingers of spring, Helleborus bloom for six weeks or more beginning in late winter. They are often flowering during the Christian season of Lent, from which they get their common name, Lenten Rose.

Features to Note:

  • Deer Resistant
  • Evergreen
  • Winter Interest
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Dry Shade Tolerant
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Rabbit Resistant
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Helleborus General Information:

Helleborus are perfect perennials when you need a splash of color as you weary of winter's grip. Lovely nodding cup-shaped flowers herald the coming of spring. Avoid dry soil with full sun. Good evergreen groundcover.

Helleborus Plant Care:

Prefers humus-rich, well-drained soil and regular watering. Spent flower heads can be cut back to promote new foliage growth and to prevent too many volunteer seedlings. Many plantlets will form around base of parent plant and will bloom around the third year if left alone. Division is generally not needed but can be performed in early spring if desired.

$14.95 ea.
(3+) $14.50 ea.
Ships: Fall 2016
Plant Code: HERL