Welcome spring in dramatic fashion with this deep purple, nearly black, hellebore. In late winter to early spring, 3" flowers open against glossy, green, leathery foliage. Enjoy the blossoms in the woodland garden or cut a few to float in a bowl of water indoors. After blooming season is completed, the foliage remains attractive throughout the season and is evergreen in warmer climates. Growing 18-24" tall with a similar spread, New York Night Lenten Rose is deer resistant and drought tolerant. Helleborus 'New York Night'
Helleborus 'New York Night'
Sun Exposure:Full Shade, Partial Shade
Height/Habit:18 - 24 inches
Spread:18 - 24 inches
Spacing:18 - 24 inches
Flowering Date:Late winter through mid spring
Planting Instructions:Set at the same level it is at in the container. Firm and water thoroughly.
Winter Care:Mulch the first winter if fall planted. Remove early in the late winter-early spring before growth starts.
Growth Rate:Moderate once established which takes approximately 6-8 weeks.
Flower Form:Large 3" single flowers in near-black shade of purple
Foliage Type:Glossy green leathery leaves divided into 7 to 9 toothed leaflets. Evergreen in warmer climates.
Pruning:Only to remove old damaged or brown foliage.
Soil Requirement:Well-drained, moist retentive soil for best results.
Restricted States:AE AK GU HI PR
When will my order ship?
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:
2019 Spring Shipping Schedule
Perennials & Potted Plants
5/6/19 - 6/7/19
3/4/19 - 6/7/19
7A & 7B
2/25/19 - 6/7/19
8A & 8B
2/18/19 - 5/31/19
2/11/19 - 5/31/19
Last Order Date
Zones 1-4: June 3rd, 2019 Zones 5-7: June 3rd, 2019 Zones 8-10: May 27th, 2019