• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full shade to partial sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water weekly, or more often in extreme heat. Requires less water once established.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Forms foliage clumps 15 to 18 inches tall and 24 inches wide.
    Key Feature:
    Showy Double Flowers
    Blooms:
    Late winter to early spring
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:hel-eh-BORE-us
    Plant type:Perennial
    Growth habit:Mounding
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Forms foliage clumps 15 to 18 inches tall and 24 inches wide.
    Foliage color:Gray-green
    Blooms:Late winter to early spring
    Flower color:Pink
    Companion PlantsCombine with Hydrangeas, Heucheras or Hostas for a stunning effect.
  • Care
    Care Information
    Very adaptable, but best with well drained soil, rich in organic matter. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Keep roots cool in summer with a layer of mulch. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full shade to partial sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Water weekly, or more often in extreme heat. Requires less water once established.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    From hybrids raised at Heronswood in the Pacific Northwest, this is a seedling strain from an exceptional selection made by Dan Hinkleys at his Windcliff garden.

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