• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Reaches 18 to 22 in. tall, 24 in. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Shade Loving Flowers
    Blooms:
    Late Winter to Early Spring
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:hel-eh-BORE-us
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth habit:Mounding
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Reaches 18 to 22 in. tall, 24 in. wide.
    Special features:Easy Care, Gift Plant, Waterwise
    Foliage color:Dark Green
    Blooms:Late Winter to Early Spring
    Flower color:Purplish-pink
    Garden styleAsian/Zen, Cottage
    Patent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
    Companion PlantsCoral Bells (Heuchera); Hosta (Hosta); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra); Lungwort (Pulmonaria); Columbine (Aquilegia)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide organically rich, moist, well-drained soil; site where it will remain undisturbed for years. Water regularly during the first growing season to establish root system. Once established, prefers regular moisture but tolerates dry spells, particularly in cool, shady settings. Apply acid fertilizer after bloom. Protect roots with a thick layer of mulch.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    Cascade™ Blush is an H1 seedling selection of Helleborus 'Cherry Blossom' from reknowned Helleborus breeder Marietta O'Byrne's Winter Jewels® collection.