Winter Jewels® Double Slate Hellebore
Helleborus x hybridus 'Double Slate'
Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade, Partial sun
Keep soil lightly moist, but not soggy
We no longer grow this plant
This page is for reference only. If you are looking for a plant to purchase, please use our Plant Finder to discover the perfect plant for your garden.
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 15 to 18 in. tall and 18 to 22 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Early Spring|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Cottage|
|Landscape Use||Border, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Azalea & Camellia Food|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Gift Plant, Shade Loving|
|Watering Needs||Keep soil lightly moist, but not soggy|
|Companion Plants||Snakeroot (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