Scientific Name: Helleborus x hybridus Form: Mounded
Common Name:hybrid Lenten rose Texture:Coarse
Family Name:RanunculaceaeHabit: Arching
Plant Type: Broadleaf evergreen Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.4 - 0.7m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Europe, Garden origin Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Compound, Lobed, Basal, Leathery, Heavily veined, Glabrous, Rugose, Obovate, Serrate
Flowers: Cyme, (Floriferous), White, Green, Yellow, Pink, Purple, Red, Jan- Feb- Mar- Apr
Fruit: Follicle, Aborted (hybrids) or absent, Brown, Green, Jun- Jul
Exposure: Part sun/part shade, Filtered shade, Deep shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained, Humus rich
Landscape Uses: Perennial border, Rock garden, Spring interest, Winter interest, Woodland margin, Attract beneficial insects
Key ID Features:Up to 60 cm tall; leathery basal leaves on long petioles, palmately compound and heavy venation with 5-7 dark green, serrate or irregularly toothed leaflets; early flowering cyme, cup-shaped due to 5 petal-like sepals, usually pendulous.