Gold Collection Snow Frills Hellebore
Helleborus niger 'Snow Frills'
Gold Collection Snow Frills Hellebore flowers
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Plant Height: 10 inches
Flower Height: 14 inches
Spread: 14 inches
Hardiness Zone: 4b
Other Names: Christmas Rose, Winter Rose
Group/Class: Helleborus Gold Collection
A unique perennial that blooms in late autumn to early winter; stunning, pure white double blooms; very showy, and a lovely room accent for the winter season
Features & Attributes
Gold Collection Snow Frills Hellebore features showy white cup-shaped flowers with yellow eyes at the ends of the stems from late fall to early winter. Its glossy oval compound leaves remain bluish-green in color throughout the year.
This is an herbaceous evergreen houseplant with an upright spreading habit of growth. This plant may benefit from an occasional pruning to look its best.
Planting & Growing
When grown indoors, Gold Collection Snow Frills Hellebore can be expected to grow to be about 10 inches tall at maturity extending to 14 inches tall with the flowers, with a spread of 14 inches. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 5 years. This houseplant performs well in both bright or indirect sunlight and strong artificial light, and can therefore be situated in almost any well-lit room or location. It does best in average to evenly moist soil, but will not tolerate standing water. The surface of the soil shouldn't be allowed to dry out completely, and so you should expect to water this plant once and possibly even twice each week. Be aware that your particular watering schedule may vary depending on its location in the room, the pot size, plant size and other conditions; if in doubt, ask one of our experts in the store for advice. It is not particular as to soil pH, but grows best in rich soil. Contact the store for specific recommendations on pre-mixed potting soil for this plant. Be warned that parts of this plant are known to be toxic to humans and animals, so special care should be exercised if growing it around children and pets.
There are many factors that will affect the ultimate height, spread and overall performance of a plant when grown indoors; among them, the size of the pot it's growing in, the amount of light it receives, watering frequency, the pruning regimen and repotting schedule. Use the information described here as a guideline only; individual performance can and will vary. Please contact the store to speak with one of our experts if you are interested in further details concerning recommendations on pot size, watering, pruning, repotting, etc.
-- THIS IS A HOUSEPLANT AND IS NOT MEANT TO SURVIVE THE WINTER OUTDOORS IN OUR CLIMATE --