Helleborus orientalis ‘Winter Queen Strain’

Family :Ramunculaceae

Specie :Helleborus

Common Name :Christmas Rose, Lenten Rose

Type :Thick foliage

Size :50cm

Zone :5

Description :Dark palmate leaves, coarsely edged. Thick foliage.  Flower colors include pink, white, and burgundy, sometimes with contrasting speckles, halos, or centers.  Flowers bloom late winter and into the spring. Generally does not flower until the third season. Evergreen. Preference to part shade.

Availability :Some varieties year round, in 72s. Most by May.