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Helleborus (Hellebore) Collection


BRING A HEAVENLY TOUCH TO YOUR GARDEN DURING WINTER, WHILST MOST OTHER PLANTS SLUMBER.
Large double flowers with a dainty appearance that defy nature by surviving the cold, bloom above glossy dark green evergreen foliage.
In medieval times helleborus were said to be good for breaking bad spells and curses so were often planted next to the front door. Today they are known for their unsurpassed winter beauty. Deer and rabbit resistant. Prefer dappled shade with moist but well-drained soil. Height & spread 35cm (14"). Fully hardy perennials.


This collection comprises of;
Double Ellen niger
Double Ellen Red
Double Ellen Pink Spotted
Double Black
Double Ellen Pictotee
Double Ellen White Spotted
Double Ellen Pink
Double Ellen Yellow Spotted
Double Ellen Green
Double Ellen Purple
Flower Colour
Green, Pink, Purple, Red, White, Yellow

Type of garden
Container Gardening, Cottage Garden, Prairie Style planting, Small Gardens, Woodland Garden

Hardiness
Fully hardy perennial

Category
Perennials

Other
Dappled/Full Shade Loving, Ideal for Beginners, Moist Soil, Pest Resistant, Suitable for Container

Flowering Time
Spring, Winter

Aspect
Full or Part Shade

Spread
35cm (14")

Height
35cm (14")

Helleborus

Soil

Moist, well drained

Position

Partial shade

Cutting

Yes

Flowering

Late winter to early spring

Additional Information

Apply mulch in July and December when flowers are forming to give the plants a boost in nutrients. Strong sunlight all day may discourage the plants from flowering. All parts may cause stomach upset if ingested. Contact with sap may cause skin allergies. Deer resistant. Propagate by division after flowering. Fully hardy perennial.

Delivery Date: 05 Oct 2018 (+/- 14days)
Plant Hardiness

How hardy are our plants?

All our plants have a guideline temperature for how well they will tolerate winter cold.

Fully hardy perennials will withstand temperatures down to -15 °C (5°F) and often lower.
Hardy perennials are happy down to at least -5°C (23°F)
Half hardy perennials can withstand down to around 0°C (32°F)
And Tender perennials may be damaged by temperatures below 5°C (41°F)

Please remember that temperatures can vary significantly within quite a small area, and hardiness can be affected by soil, position and other factors.
If in doubt please give us a call.


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"Thank you ladies for your beautiful plants.
Praise also, for the Bulrush Compost, of which I have purchased 8 bags during the past six months. It is superb and my garden has flourished.
Bless you,
Kind wishes"
 
Janet Morgan
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