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Winter Roses Helleborus

Other Common Name(s):

Phonetic Spelling
hel-eh-BORE-us
Description

Hellebores are flowering perennials in the Ranunculaceae family native to Europe, Morocco, and temperate Asia.  Many species are commonly grown in gardens for their evergreen foliage and winter or early spring-blooming flowers.

See this plant in the following landscapes:
Juniper Level Botanic Gardens: Part Sun-Part Shade Gardens
Cultivars / Varieties:
'Anna's Red', H. croaticus, H. foetidus, H. lividus subsp. corsicus, H. niger, H. orientalis, H. x glandorfensis 'Ice N' Roses', H. x hybridus, 'Penny's Pink'
Tags:
#evergreen#perennials#low maintenance#spring flowers#winter interest#herbaceous perennials#early spring flowers#winter flowers
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
'Anna's Red', H. croaticus, H. foetidus, H. lividus subsp. corsicus, H. niger, H. orientalis, H. x glandorfensis 'Ice N' Roses', H. x hybridus, 'Penny's Pink'
Tags:
#evergreen#perennials#low maintenance#spring flowers#winter interest#herbaceous perennials#early spring flowers#winter flowers
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Helleborus
    Family:
    Ranunculaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Europe, Morocco, and temperate Asia
    Play Value:
    Attractive Flowers
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Herbaceous Perennial
    Perennial
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Broadleaf Evergreen
    Habit/Form:
    Clumping
    Maintenance:
    Low
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Cream/Tan
    Green
    Pink
    Purple/Lavender
    Red/Burgundy
    White
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Showy
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Spring
    Winter
    Flower Shape:
    Cup
  • Leaves:
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Broadleaf Evergreen
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Leaf Value To Gardener:
    Long-lasting
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Theme:
    Cottage Garden
    Winter Garden