Rich, dark Hellebores which are almost black

I thought that it was worth recording the flowering of this wonderfully dark Hellebore in the Waverley garden here in late March.  The crisp white stamens set off the dark colour beautifully.

There is more detailed information on growing Hellebores and the challenge of cutting and conditioning in our earlier article.

Dark Helleborus orientalis
Helleborus orientalis
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