Gold Collection® Merlin Hellebore

Helleborus x hybridus 'COSEH 810' PP #22,350

Outward-facing, pale pink flowers transition to rose, then mature to a rich cranberry color. Strikingly dark foliage and stems are tough, handsome and deer resistant. Compact size is ideal for the front of a shady border, patio container or as a potted gift.
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Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade

Keep soil lightly moist, but not soggy


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Botanical Pronunciationhel-eh-BORE-us
Average Size at MaturityReaches 10-13 inches tall and 15 inches wide.
Bloom TimeLight to dark pink blooms in spring.
Deciduous/ EvergreenSemi-evergreen
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage
Growth HabitMounding
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFiltered sun, Full shade, Partial shade
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Shade Loving, Waterwise, Compact Form
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsKeep soil lightly moist, but not soggy

Easily grown in enriched, well-drained soil. Plant slightly above soil level. Apply mulch to maintain moisture, avoiding the crown. Shear old foliage for a neat appearance. Feed with a slow release fertilizer in spring; repeat in fall.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone: 7

Good to grow!