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Helleborus ‘Janet Starnes’


This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our Licensees or Retail Sources.

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

SKU: HELJS Categories: ,
Common Name Speckled Corsican hellebore
Family Ranunculaceae
Genus Helleborus
species argutifolius
Plant Type Perennial
US Patent # --
EU Grant # --
Bloom Time March, April, May
Flower Color Yellow, Green
Foliage Color Green
Dormancy Winter
Exposure Full Sun, Part Shade
Growth Habit Clumping
Growth Rate Moderate
Hardiness Zone 6, 7, 8, 9
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.
Most Active Growing Season Winter, Spring
Persistence Evergreen
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 24" / 28" / 26"
Soil (Garden) Well drained, average.
Water (Garden) Average
Special Uses Deep South, Deer Resistant, Low Water Usage, Winter Color
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.
Water (Greenhouse) Dry completely between waterings.
EC 1.5 – 2.0
pH 6.0 – 7.2
Fertility Needs 150 – 200 ppm
Finish Time to 4″ 8 – 10 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon
Day Length for Flowering Short Day
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