Helleborus Orientalis Winter Sunshine 7 Litre Pot
Helleborus - hellebores are commonly known as christmas rose and lenten rose. Evergreen perennials that have dark green sometimes mottled, cut foliage and beautiful large saucer cuped flowers that are born from autumn all they way through to spring. Helleborus winter sunshine divided deep green leaves, saucer shaped nodding creamy white flowers flushed with soft pink markings in the petals. They are an easy perennial to grow, hellebores can be planted and left to their own devices whilst you enjoy the flowers when everything else looks miserable. Hellebors like to grow in shade as well as a little sun and like heavy clay and normal soils. It is said that helleborus nigra known as christmas rose is due to an old story that the perennial sprouted in the snow from the tears of a young girl who had no gift to give the Christ child in Bethleham.