Perennial

Christmas Rose (aka Helleborus Niger)

  • Location:

    I am found widely throughout Europe and the Mediterranean
  • Looks:

    I have white blooms with yellow stamens on dark green leaves. My blooms develop a pink tone as they mature.
  • Height:

    I can grow up to 30cm with a similar spread.
  • Environment:

    I will do well in partial shade of fully shaded areas of your outdoors space or borders.
  • Flowers:

    My flowers arrive in December through to mid Spring.
  • Grooming:

    Cut back my flowers as they fade or watch them turn to seed heads.
  • Life Span:

    I will last for many years, but can start to look a bit tatty.
  • Feeding:

    Water me whilst I am establishing.
  • Fact:

    My sap might cause irritation especially if ingested.
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