Helleborus foetidus grow and care – herbaceous of the genus Helleborus also known as Stinking hellebore, Helleborus foetidus perennial evergreen used as ornamental cut flower plant, can grow in temperate, subtropics or mediterranean climate and growing in hardiness zone 5-9.
Leaves color green in pedate shape, some cultivars have serrated edges.
Helleborus foetidus flowers
Flower color green, the flowers flat with five petals or double-flowered.
Helleborus foetidus for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy
VIDEO How to grow Helleborus foetidus growing and care:
Moist, well drain, limestone, rich soil, mulch
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No
Difficulties or problems when growing: Poisonous
Spring, summer, autumn Planting season:
Helleborus foetidus aphid, Helleborus foetidus leaf miner Pests and diseases:
Pruning season: Spring / Summer
How to prune:
Trim the stalk
Size of the plant? 0.3-1 m, 1-3 feet
Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing
Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement:
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade (with little light)
Yes Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes
Winter / Spring Bloom season:
General information about the flower Flat flower with five petals or double-flowered, flower color is green
Spring flowers Winter flowers
Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate
Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
Evergreen Herbaceous Perennial plant
Floristry Fragrance Ornamental plants
Spring Planting Summer planting
Plants sun exposure
Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Shade Plants
Big amount of water Regularly water
Hardiness zone 5 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9