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Helleborus orientalis 'Red Racer'

Lenten Rose

Big 3½", dramatic, velvety deep red to burgundy blooms.  Evergreen foliage emerges a dark mahogany color in early spring before maturing to dark green. Cut back old leaves in winter if they look shabby. Winter Thriller SeriesTM.

Prefers light to full shade and humus-rich, moist but not wet, well-drained soil. Will tolerate morning sun. Drought tolerant once estabished.

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Description

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Pricing

95792 3 qt. 1 - $19.99 Ea.

Height:

18-22 Inches

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Spread:

18-24 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

4-9

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Bloom Color:

Burgundy, Red

Characteristics & Attributes

Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Exposure
Light Shade
Partial Shade
Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-Drained
Moist/Well-Drained
Moist
Flowering Months
February
March
April
Foliage Color
Green
Attributes
Clay Soil
Cut Flower
Drought Tolerant
Evergreen
Ground Cover
Long Blooming
Interesting Notes

Prized early blooming shade plants.

Helleborus orientalis (Lenten Rose)