• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full shade to filtered sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water weekly or more often in extreme heat. Requires less water once established.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Reaches 12 to 15 in. tall, 18 to 24 in. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Late Winter Flowers
    Blooms:
    February to April
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:hel-eh-BORE-us
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Average landscape size:Reaches 12 to 15 in. tall, 18 to 24 in. wide.
    Special features:Gift Plant, Waterwise
    Foliage color:Gray-green
    Blooms:February to April
    Flower color:Pink
    Garden styleCottage
    Patent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
  • Care
    Care Information
    Easily grown in enriched, well-drained soil. Plant slightly above soil level. Apply mulch to maintain moisture, avoiding the crown. Remove old foliage in spring for a tidy appearance. Feed with a slow release fertilizer in spring; repeat in fall.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full shade to filtered sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Water weekly or more often in extreme heat. Requires less water once established.