Joy Creek Nursery

182-005D4   Helleborus orientalis     ( Lenten Rose )

Helleborus orientalis
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Helleborus orientalis always is in bloom in the Portland area on Valentine's Day. Leathery foliage of deep green. Creamy white (sometimes with a hint of green) saucer shaped flowers often linger until late spring.

Late winter to early spring.  18 in. x 18 in.

White flowers

Part Shade     Zones 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Foliage should be cut back in winter to allow the bloom stalks to show and grow.

20300 NW Watson Road  Scappoose, OR 97056
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