When does this Helleborus flower?
The Helleborus Lividus already starts flowering in December. Its attractive flowers stay beautiful into March. Because the Helleborus flowers in the Winter and in early spring, it is a most attractive plant for bees that are waking from their winter sleep. It is truly a bee attracting plant! The Helleborus belongs to the perennials. This is remarkable because unlike most perennials these winter flowering plants stay beautifully green during the winter. They are even at their beautiful best during that time!
Normal, not too wet
To 50 cm
Evergreen or deciduous:
Cut off old or diseased leaves
In spring and/or autumn using calcium and/or humus
Hanging flower bunches with yellow stamens, can be green or purple
December – March
Because Helleborus is one of very few plants that flower in the winter and early spring, it also attracts early bees that are waking from their winter sleep