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Helleborus x sternii Blackthorn Group
Common Name: Lenten Rose Family: Ranunculaceae (The Buttercup Family)

Helleborus x sternii Blackthorn Group
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Thick, blue-green, silver-washed foliage with prominent serrated edges held by deep red petioles on compact, multi-stemmed plants. The flowers appear in clusters at the top of each stem in late winter. They are small and cream coloured with a dusty rose blush on the back of each tetal. A cross between H. argutifolius and H. lividus. As with all stemmed hellebores plant in more sun than the hybridus types. Deer resistant.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Europe and Western Russia
Garden Origin

ClassEvergreen  Primary Bloom ColourPink 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeLate Winter - Early Spring 
Spread12-24'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Shade Part Shade Part Sun  Foliage ColourBluish Green Silver 
Soil MoistureAverage  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone5-10  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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