Helleborus 'Janet Starnes'Helleborus 'Janet Starnes'

Helleborus ‘Janet Starnes’


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Deep green foliage flecked with cream and mint, sometime showing pinkish buds and new growth. The foliage is tough with spiny edges and makes a good evergreen presence in the garden. Flowers are yellow green and showy late winter.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 6-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 24″ / 28″ / 26″
Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade
Bloom Time(s): March, April, May

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SKU: HELJS Categories: ,
Common Name Speckled Corsican hellebore
Family Ranunculaceae
Genus Helleborus
species argutifolius
Plant Type Perennial
Persistence Evergreen
US Patent # --
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Hardiness Zone 6, 7, 8, 9
Growth Habit Clumping
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 24" / 28" / 26"
Finish Time Slow (8-10 Weeks)
Bloom Time March, April, May
Growth Rate Moderate
Most Active Growing Season Winter, Spring
Flowering Season Winter, Spring
Flower Color Yellow, Green
Leaf Color Green
Soil Well drained, average.
pH 6.0 - 7.0
Exposure Full Sun, Part Shade
Special Uses Deep South, Deer Resistant, Low Water Usage, Winter Color
Nutritional Needs 150 - 200 ppm
Dormancy Winter
Water (Greenhouse) Dry slightly between watering.
Water (Garden) Average
How Different? This variety has speckled variegation.
Landscape Value Bold shrub-like habit makes a good specimen or use in mixed beds. Late winter bloom and speckled foliage add winter interest.
Finish Time to 4" 8 - 10 weeks
Comments Flowers on previous years stems, so take care not to cut plants back. We recommend transplanting to a 4" pot from a plug, not a larger size container.
Grower Notes --
Helleborus 'Janet Starnes' - Product Profile
Helleborus 'Janet Starnes' - Growing Recipe

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