• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Water regularly in extreme heat; requires less once established.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Reaches 18 to 22 in. tall, up to 24 in. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Shade Loving
    Blooms:
    Late winter to early spring.
  • Detail
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Reaches 18 to 22 in. tall, up to 24 in. wide.
    Foliage color:Dark Green
    Blooms:Late winter to early spring.
    Flower color:Yellow
    Garden styleAsian/Zen
    Companion PlantsCoral Bells (Heuchera); Ligularia (Ligularia); Hosta (Hosta); Lungwort (Pulmonaria); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Provide moist 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 regularly in extreme heat; requires less once established.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    Bred by Marietta O'Byrne, considered by many to be the best Hellebore hybridizer in the world. Brought to market by Terra Nova Nurseries.