TemperatureTolerates 34-80° F. Ideal from 50-70° F. Will tolerate short light frosts.
LightHigh light indoors. Outdoors, partial sun.
WaterKeep soil constantly moist but not soggy.
FertilizerFeed once or twice per year with a balanced fertilizer.
SoilPeat moss, topsoil (2:1 ratio.)
USDA Zone(s)Zones 4 - 9. Click here for a zone map.
AvailabilityYear Round
Care Information
Place the helleborus into well-draining soil in a filtered sun or shady location. Remove older leaves when they appear damaged. Do not use a fertilizer with high nitrogen content - will prevent flowers from returning.