Helleborus orientalis Hybrids Mixed, commonly known as Lenten Rose or Christmas Rose, is an enchanting collection of winter blooming, delicate woodland flowers on sturdy stems. Plants grow an average of 14" to 16" inches and have moody, dusky green colored, evergreen foliage. This collection will produce red, pink, white and bi-color blooms. Hellebores prefer rich, moist soil that is well drained and thrive in woodland locations where a tree canopy can provide dappled sunlight. This wonderful variety is a welcome spot of garden cheer when the dull of the winter months have set in. There is nothing more delightful than seeing flowers blooming in the thick of winter. This hardy perennial is a favorite among floral artists who covet their eclectic blooms. Plants will self sow seed freely and soon you will have a patchwork of fabulous winter Hellebore blooms to enjoy! Packet: 18 seeds.
Caution: The seeds and sap of this species are poisonous and may cause intense reactions if it comes in contact with skin or eyes. The roots of the plant are also poisonous if ingested. Toxicity varies among varieties, but consider all to be dangerous to both humans and animals who may be exposed. Please exercise extreme caution when handling, trimming, or composting and around animals or small humans. Purchasers accept and assume all liability for proper handling of this item.