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: Pure white. Some have a pale touch of rose.
Flower Type: Large, very doubleSoil type: Moist, well drained, humus-rich soil
Bloom Time: January through March
Comments: Superb blooms and attractive deep green leathery palmate leaves add interest to the winter garden. Handles drought, once established. Deer resistant. Plant 18" to 20" apart.
Plant Size: see below