Provided for consumer information—Monrovia is not currently growing this plant.

  • Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Water weekly or more often in extreme heat. Requires less water once established.
    Average Landscape Size:
    12 -18 in. tall, 24 in. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Winter Flowering
    Blooms:
    Winter
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:hell-e-BOR-us
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:12 -18 in. tall, 24 in. wide.
    Foliage color:Dark Green
    Blooms:Winter
    Flower color:Purple
  • Care
    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.