Hellebores Niger

charlottev(Zone 4-4b)June 10, 2004

Mine flowered like crazy and now it is growing the largest leaves I have ever seen! What's with that? At this rate, it will grow out of its spot. I am also looking for hellebore seeds, any colour but white. Thanks

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Peter60(Yorkshire UK)

That is normal and where the large leaves persist and hide the flowers just snip them off as the flowers expand. Some gardeners will remove them as a matter of course when new foliage appears. The so called 'Orientalis' cultivars vary in their evergreen or herbaceous characteristics, also influenced by your locality.

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    Bookmark   September 7, 2004 at 10:49AM
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