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Winter Jewels® Double Slate Hellebore

Helleborus x hybridus 'Double Slate'

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41292
Nearly black double blossoms with a tinge of burgundy are highlighted by vigorous clumps of light green foliage from late winter to spring. Perfect for naturalizing in woodland areas and in shady borders.
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Keep soil lightly moist, but not soggy

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Botanical Pronunciationhel-eh-BORE-us
Average Size at MaturityReaches 15 to 18 in. tall and 18 to 22 in. wide.
Bloom TimeEarly Spring
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Cottage
Growth HabitMounding
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFiltered sun, Full shade, Partial shade, Partial sun
Soil NeedsAzalea & Camellia Food
Special FeatureClump Forming, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Gift Plant, Shade Loving
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsKeep soil lightly moist, but not soggy
Companion PlantsSnakeroot (Actaea ); Coral Bells (Heuchera); Lungwort (Pulmonaria); Columbine (Aquilegia); Hosta (Hosta)

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: 4-9

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