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botanical name:
Helleborus x hybridus 'Pluto'
Helleborus x hybridus 'Pluto' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Hellebore, Lentern Rose
family:  Ranunculaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 0.35m
width: 0.35m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: bronze
main season: Winter
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -6°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
One of the darkest purple-bronze flowered forms. Leathery dark green, divided leaves, usually evergreen.

Moist but well drained, preferably neutral to alkaline soil in dappled shade.

By division. May self seed, but unlikely to come true.

Borders and woodland gardens, for winter and early spring interest.

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