Helleborus WINTER JEWELS™ 'Golden Lotus'Helleborus WINTER JEWELS™ 'Golden Lotus'

Helleborus WINTER JEWELS™ ‘Golden Lotus’

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Charming, golden, lotus-like flowers. Many of these double yellows will have red edges and some will have red streaking on the backs, as well. One of the world's top hybridizers, Marietta O'Byrne has created this wonderful WINTER JEWELS™ Strain. A delight in the winter garden. Deer resistant!

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-8
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 12″ / 24″ / 14″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s): March, April, May

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SKU: HELGOLLOT
Common Name Double Hellebore
Family Ranunculaceae
Genus
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Size (HT/W/FL HT) 12" / 24" / 14"
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Soil Needs good drainage in fertile, humus rich soil
pH 6-7
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Nutritional Needs 150 - 200 ppm
Dormancy Dormancy Required, Dormant in Winter
Water (Greenhouse) Keep evenly moist
Water (Garden) Average
How Different? This strain has large, vigorous, double yellow flowers some with red edges and/or red streaks on the backs.
Landscape Value Mixed beds, cottage garden, understory.
Finish Time to 4" 8 - 10 weeks
Comments Provide shelter from strong cold winds. Remove old foliage in late winter before new flowers emerge.
Grower Notes For spring blooming plants, transplant the summer before. Helleborus grow best (greenhouse production) when day temperatures are 50-65° F and night temperatures are 45-55° F. Spring/Summer growing: 50% shade in the northern states, 70% shade for southern states is beneficial.