Common Name: Hellebore, Lenten Rose, Christmas Rose
Growth Habit: Clumping evergreen perennial 12" to 14" high, 24" wide
USDA Zone: 5-8
Exposure: Filtered to full sun. Avoid intense afternoon sun.
Flower Color: Deep to pale yellow, some with rose picotee edging and streaks.
Flower form: double, resembles Lotus flowers
Soil type: Moist, well drained, humus-rich soil
Bloom Time: January - March
Comments: Winter Jewels™ hellebores are from a hand-selected seed strain, thus each plant produces a slightly different flower. 'Golden Lotus' has superb lotus form with various and delicate rose highlights. Deep green leathery palmate leaves add interest to the winter garden. Handles drought conditions, once established. Deer resistant. Plant 18" to 20" apart.
Plant Size: 8 x 8 inch pot