Windcliff Red Seedling Hellebore

Helleborus x 'Windcliff Red Seedling'

A choice upright selection offering unique red blooms on tall, strong stems. Grown from seed collected in Dan Hinkley's Windcliff garden, this adaptable, hardy, deer-proof perennial thrives in a woodland garden or dappled shade border.
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Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade, Partial sun

Keep soil lightly moist, but not soggy

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Average Size at MaturityClumps 15 to 18 inches tall and 24 inches wide.
Bloom TimeLate winter to early spring
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Garden StyleRustic
Growth HabitMounding
Landscape UseBorder, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFiltered sun, Full shade, Partial shade, Partial sun
Special FeatureEasy Care, Gift Plant, Shade Loving
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsKeep soil lightly moist, but not soggy

Very adaptable, but best with well drained soil, rich in organic matter. Follow a regular watering schedule to establish a deep, extensive root system. Keep roots cool in summer with a layer of mulch. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9

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