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Helleborus foetidus

Stinking hellebore

Helleborus foetidus


Article number: 2189358


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Product information "Helleborus foetidus"

This striking perennial, with the unflattering name of stinking hellebore, was formerly used in folk medicine as a medicinal plant, but due to its adverse side effects it is no longer in use. The plant is highly poisonous.
This sturdy, evergreen perennial with its finger-like foliage is already has inflorescences with bell-shaped, light green flowers in early spring.
Helleborus foetidus is very hardy and can sow itself in the garden. It is sensitive to frequent transplanting. This hellebore loves partial shade near the edge of shrubs and rather calcareous soils.
Flower colour: Green
Flowering period: II-IV
Height: 20 - 40 cm
Light requirements: Sun, partial shade
Location: Open areas, near shrubs
Evergreen: Evergreen
Leaf shape: Finger-like, jagged
Leaf colour: Green
Spacing: 50 - 70 cm
Hardiness zone: 5
Use: House gardens, front gardens, container plantings, grave plantings, natural plantings
Speciality: Ornamental fruit and foliage
Family: Ranunculaceae
Perennial rating: A good variety
Compatibility: Plant individually or in small groups
  • Flowering Period February, March, April
  • Final height 15cm to 40cm
  • Final width 20cm to 40cm
  • Available March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November
  • Use beds/borders, outdoors, for wild gardens, for group plantings, as a specimen plant
  • Hardiness hardy
  • Soil moist, dry, moderately heavy, light, slightly alkaline, neutral
  • Location partial shade, full sun
  • Flower Colour green
  • Leaf Colour green
  • Lubera Easy Tip Based on our experience in the variety tests but also in customer service, we have awarded this plant with the title “Lubera Easy Tip”. With this designation, we emphasise only those plants that according to our experience work (almost) everywhere; they are easy to grow and bear fruits or produce flowers quickly and without problems. These are plants that can be enjoyed immediately and without effort once planted.

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