Winter Fashion


Hellebores are the 'must have' fashion accessory! 

Hellebores have always been a key component of any garden with a need for winter colour. However, with so many new varieties now available, Hellebores have transcended their once functional use and have entered into a whole new world, where fashion and function are combined. Read on to discover our top 5 Hellebores and see just how fashionable your garden could be!  

Helleborus x hybridus 'Double White Spotted'






 

Helleborus x hybridus 'Double White Spotted' is a breathtaking addition to any garden. Bright white double flowers, speckled with maroon appear from mid winter and continue into mid spring making it a real winter favourite. It has a maximum height of 30 cm with a 45 cm spread.


Helleborus x hybridus 'Tutu'





 

Helleborus 'Tutu' is a very unusual and highly sort after Hellebore. It has impressive double pink flowers that are speckled with purple and have darker pink centres that contrast well with its bright yellow stamens. Its petals are also pleated - giving 'Tutu' its name - which makes this Hellebore a stunning addition to a woodland area or at the front of a border. 'Tutu' will start flowering from December onwards.
Height and spread is 40 cm


Helleborus x hybridus 'Spring Promise Mary Lou'





 

Helleborus 'Spring Promise Mary Lou' has single, light pink flowers with dark red speckles that make it one of the finest of the Spring Promise Hellebores. Propagated by division, not seed, makes this Hellebore a versatile plant that can be divided and planted around the garden, guaranteeing first year flowering. 'Mary Lou' flowers on short stems in late winter/early spring.
40 cm height and spread.


Helleborus (Rodney Davey Marbled Group) 'Anna's Red'





 

Helleborus 'Anna's Red' is fast becoming one of the most popular Hellebores on the market. It is the first red flowering Hellebore to have marbled foliage . Throughout late winter and early spring 'Anna's Red' produces an abundance of larger than average single flowers which remain fairly upright. Height and spread is 60 cm.


Helleborus x sahinii 'Winterbells;





 

Helleborus 'Winterbells' is one of the earliest and longest flowering Hellebores. Beautiful small cupped flowers, lime green in colour with a pink flush are produced in clusters in November and continue well into May.
'Winterbells' is truly one of the best and most versatile Hellebores currently available.
 Height and spread is 40cm


October 2015