Ice N' Roses® Merlot Hellebore
Helleborus x iburgensis
|Description||This impressive new hybrid has perked up the traditional drooping flowers of hellebores with burgundy blooms facing outwards, and even upwards, to greet the spring. A delightful cool-season bloomer, a wonderful addition to lightly to deeply shaded beds. Evergreen.|
|Light||Filtered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Watering||Keep soil lightly moist, but not soggy|
|Blooms||Winter to early spring|
|Mature Size||Reaches 1 to 2 ft. tall and wide.|
|Special Features||Easy Care|
|Flower Attributes||Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container|
|Companion Plants||Coral Bells (Heuchera); Hosta (Hosta); Lungwort (Pulmonaria); Columbine (Aquilegia); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra)|
|Care||Provide organically rich, moist, well-drained soil; site where it will remain undisturbed for years. Water regularly in first growing season to establish root system; once established, tolerates dry spells in cool, shady settings. Apply acid fertilizer after bloom. Protect roots with a thick layer of mulch. Remove old, faded foliage in spring.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9
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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.