lenten rose


Lenten rose - Helleborus
Hellebores, commonly known as Lenten rose or Christmas rose, are among the earliest perennials to bloom. Their rose like blossoms are unmistakable in the early season and the foliage makes them attractive in summer. They are ideal for mass plantings in shady areas.

Flowers in spring.

Height: 12″ – 24″

Width: 10″ – 14″

Watering and soil: Moist, well drained soil.

Exposure: Partial summer shade. Winter sun. Ideal under deciduous trees.

Varieties: Orientalis (toxic).

Image: Lenten Rose.

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