Helleborus ‘Pine Knot Strain’

(Pine Knot Strain Lenten Rose)


$19.99


Hardiness Zones:

 4a  4b  5a  5b  6a  6b  7a  7b  8a  8b  9a  9b

Quick Overview:

‘Pine Knot Best Strain’ is a selection of unbloomed seedlings in mixed colors of the best single and semi-double hybrid hellebores which have been developed by Judith and Dick Tyler of Pine Knot Farms in Clarksville, Virginia. Large variety of color combinations and patterns. Plants typically grow to 16” tall

Description

These evergreen plants bring an architectural quality to the shady garden. Most bloom in early winter in mild climates and in late winter or very early spring where the ground freezes hard. Resistant to both deer and voles, they are long-lived and provide exquisite blooms at a time when flowers are a scarce delight  Hellebores are at their best in evenly moist well-drained soil in partial shade. Water well during extended dry periods; they are drought-tolerant once established.  Hellebores appreciate a soil pH near neutral so the addition of lime is beneficial in acidic soils.

 

Additional information

Common Name

Pine Knot Strain Lenten Rose

Botanical Name

Helleborus x hybridus 'Pine Knot Strain'

Container/Amount

1 gallon

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

Hardiness Zone

4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b

Growth Rate

Average

Light Requirements

Part-shade, Shade

Height

1.5-2'

Width

2 ft.

Soil Condition

Well-drained

Water Needs

Low

Blooming Period

March to May

Flower Color

Mixed

Fragrance

No

Foliage Color

green

Deer Resistant

Yes

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