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Helleborus × nigercors ‘Honeyhill Joy’
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Helleborus × nigercors ‘Honeyhill Joy’


Hybrid Hellebore

USDA Zone: 3-9

Plant number: 1.255.520


Hellebores are much-sought after and are enjoying great popularity coast to coast. This is an interesting hybrid variety of Hellebore from Honeyhill Farms. Plants forms a low evergreen clump of shiny blue-tinged leaves. In late winter and early spring, stems rise bearing masses of large out-facing, cream-centered, white blooms that have a green tinge as they age. Excellent mid-winter or early spring display. Prune off spent leaves in spring but other than that, leave alone. Require moisture during their flowering period but will tolerate moderate summer drought. A hybrid of H. niger and H. argutifolius. CAUTION: Harmful if eaten/Skin irritant.

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Helleborus × nigercors ‘Honeyhill Joy’


Optimal Growing
Conditions
Appearance and
Characteristics
Sun Exposure
  Partial Shade or
  Full Shade
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
  Acid
Soil Moisture
  Dry
Care Level
  Easy
Flower Colour
  White
Blooming Time
  Early Spring
  Mid Spring
  Late Winter
Foliage Color
  Blue
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Alpine & Rock
  Border
  Containers
  Cut Flower
  Deer Resistant
  Edging
  Rabbit Resistant
  Evergreen
  Massed
  Poisonous/Toxic
  Specimen
  Woodland
Height
   20-30 cm
   8-12 inches
Spread
   30-60 cm
   12-23 inches
Foot Traffic
   None
Growth Rate
   Slow