A great textural foliage plant with stunning gold leaves.
This is a new cultivar of Helleborus foetidus with pure golden leaves. Its leathery, deeply cut evergreen foliage will provide a bright touch of colour and texture to the garden throughout the year. It has creamy green flowers with burgundy edges that bloom in late winter. Unlike the Lenten rose, which is tolerant of shadier spots, this species prefers to be grown in full to part sun.
Common Name: Stinking Hellebore
Family: Ranunculaceae (The Buttercup Family)
Zone Hardiness: 5
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Green
Secondary Bloom Colour: Burgundy
Bloom Time: Late Winter - Early Spring
Soil Moisture: Average
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Woodland, scrub, open rocky areas to around 6000 feet.
Award: AGM, GPP
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia
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