Helleborus WINTER JEWELS™ 'Red Sapphire'Helleborus WINTER JEWELS™ 'Red Sapphire'

Helleborus WINTER JEWELS™ ‘Red Sapphire’

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This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our licensees. Please contact our sales department for more information at 800-215-9450.

Glowing, double, rose red flowers – so rich! It is a very well branched and free blooming strain. Takes shade and is deer-resistant.

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

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SKU: HELREDSAP
Common Name Double Hellebore
Family Ranunculaceae
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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 is an excellent large flowered double strain in glowing rose reds.
Landscape Value Mixed beds, cottage garden, understory.
Finish Time to 4" 8 - 10 weeks
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.