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Helleborus x hybridus WT Red Racer
Common Name: Lenten Rose Family: Ranunculaceae (The Buttercup Family)

Helleborus x hybridus WT Red Racer
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Notes:
The Red Racer strain produces very large 3½”, dramatic, velvety, deep red to burgundy red flowers over burgundy-flushed foliage. The perfectly rounded flowers are held atop strong stems, with mature plants producing an incredible 75 or more blooms per plant. The Winter Thrillers Series is bred by Chris Hansen who has spent more 20 years perfecting his strains. Exact flower colour will vary between plants as this is a seed strain. Deer resistant. Perennial Plant of the Year 2005.

Awards:
GPP

Geogrpahical Origin:
Europe and Western Russia
Garden Origin

ClassEvergreen  Primary Bloom ColourRed 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom ColourBurgundy 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeLate Winter - Early Spring 
Spread12-24'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Shade Part Sun Part Shade Shade  Foliage ColourGreen Burgundy/Red/Purple 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist Dry  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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