Favorite Plant Friday

The winter garden just wouldn’t be the same without Lenten Rose or Helleborus varieties. This perennial beauty starts blooming in December, depending on the variety and continues through March and often into April.

Helleborus in February

Helleborus in February

So popular these days, there are seemingly hundreds of varieties. Choose the color that suits your fancy or garden scheme and you can’t go wrong. Suited in zones 4-9, our colder climate gardening friends can enjoy this beauty although you will see blooms a little later than here in the Pacific Northwest.

Helleborus orientalis

Close up of a Helleborus flower

Helleborus

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