Helleborus orientalis 'Red Racer'
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.
Characteristics & Attributes
Prized early blooming shade plants.