Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Shade
Full to partial shade
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Water weekly or more often in extreme heat. Requires less water once established.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Forms basal clumps to 12 in. tall, spreads wider.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Shade Loving
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Early spring
Botanical Pronunciation:hell-e-BOR-us
Plant type:Perennial
Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
Growth rate:Moderate
Average landscape size:Forms basal clumps to 12 in. tall, spreads wider.
Special features:Deer Resistant
Foliage color:Dark Green
Blooms:Early spring
Flower color:White
Flower attributesFlowers for Cutting
Garden styleAsian/Zen, Cottage
Patent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Care Information
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Provide well drained soil, rich in organic matter. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Shade
Full to partial shade
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Water weekly or more often in extreme heat. Requires less water once established.