Helleborus Royal Heritage™ Strain Hellebore



Hybrid with blossoms in maroon, red, white and near black

The result of over 50 years of cultivation.

The Royal Heritage™ Strain Hellebore is a hybrid strain of Helleborus, undergoing a 50-year process of cultivation to blossom into a wide range of rich colors, including maroon, red, white, near black and pink. This perennial also has blooms in yellow and pale green. Each plant has 2-inch blossoms with overlapping petals and displays its own unique color. Helleborus Royal Heritage™ Strain's blooming season starts in early winter and ends in early spring; it is bred to have a long flowering season, blooming for five months out of a year. Its foliage is a rich, medium green with leathery, serrated leaves.

The Helleborus Royal Heritage™ Strain rose grows to a height of 18 to 24 inches and a width of 2 to 3 feet. It grows well in partial to full shade and in moist, well-drained soil. It also fares well in clay. It is exceptional because it is extremely low maintenance and very permanent. Helleborus Royal Heritage™ Strain is highly deer, disease and pest resistant and heat, humidity and drought tolerant.

Note: Plant color varies with purchase.


Skip Product Specs
Genus Helleborus
Species hybrid
Variety 'Royal Heritage Strain'
Zone 4 - 9
Bloom Start To End Early Winter - Early Spring
Habit Spreading
Plant Height 18 in - 24 in
Plant Width 24 in - 3 ft
Bloom Size 2 in
Additional Characteristics Easy Care Plants, Flower, Long Bloomers
Bloom Color Black, Green, Mix, Pink, Purple, Red, White, Yellow
Foliage Color Dark Green
Light Requirements Part Shade, Shade
Moisture Requirements Moist,  well-drained
Resistance Deer Resistance, Disease Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Pest Resistant, Cold Hardy, Humidity Tolerant
Soil Tolerance Clay, Normal,  loamy, Poor
Uses Beds, Border, Cut Flowers, Foliage Interest, Ornamental, Outdoor, Foundation, Winter Interest
Restrictions *Due to state restrictions we cannot ship to the following:
Canada, Guam, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands

Product Review Summary

Based on 2 reviews
The average rating for this product is 5 out of 5 stars
Overall Rating: 5.0/5.0

Customer Reviews

April 22, 2018

beautiful roses

This shopper rated the product 5 out of 5 stars

I bought 3 plants, put 2 in complete shade, one in part sun. Part sun grew much better.

from NY
October 13, 2012

I absolutely Love these flowers!

This shopper rated the product 5 out of 5 stars

Please let me know when these flowrs will be available. Thank you very much!

Virginia Krausch from WA

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