General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 12-15 inches
Plant Spread: 24 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Silvery sheen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Burgundy and white buds open to soft pink blooms that mature to deep burgundy. Red stems
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Uses: Provides winter interest
Cut Flower
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Toxicity: Other: All parts of the plant can be highly toxic if ingested and can cause eye and skin irritation
Propagation: Seeds: Stratify seeds: Cold stratification may not be necessary but is usually recommended
Other info: Hellebore seed may take 6-18 months (or more) to germinate
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: USPP #21063

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Trade name information:
Series: Gold Collection®
Trade Name: Pink Frost
Cultivar name: 'COSEH 710'
Common names
  • Hellebore
Also sold as:
  • HGC Pink Frost

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Location: My garden, Sweden
Date: April 2017
Location: springfield MO
Date: 2022-03-28
Uploaded by soilsandup
Location: sarah p duke gardens, duke university, durham, north carolina
Date: 2024-02-22
Location: West Jordan, Utah, United States
Date: 2019-03-09
Location: sarah p duke gardens, duke university, durham, north carolina
Date: 2024-02-09

Date: 2019-03-27
Location: KALAMA WA
  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: Kalama, Wa.
  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: Garland (Dallas), TX
Date: 2013-03-15

Date: 2019-03-27
Location: KALAMA WA
  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: Scarborough, ON
Date: 2020-04-08
I love this one...so reliable

Date: 2017-03-20
Location: Philadelphia Flower Show
Date: March 2017
Blooms much more up-facing than most hellebores
Location: Philadelphia Flower Show
Date: March 2017
This exhibit used it as a border... nice!
Location: Kalama, Wa.
  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: My garden, Skåne, Sweden
Date: March 2016
Location: Orem, Utah
Date: 2012-04-02
At Sunriver Nursery
Location: SunZone 6a
Date: 2016-03-29
Location: Orem, Utah
Date: 2012-04-02
At Sunriver Nursery
Location: Meadowlark Botanical Garden, Fairfax, Virginia (May 2022)
Date: 2022-05-01

Date: 2014-03-07

Date: 2017-03-22
Uploaded by Paul2032
Location: z6a MA, my garden
Date: 2013-04-18
Location: z6a MA, my garden
Date: 2013-04-18
Location: Austria / Wiener Neustadt 
Date: 2016-02-16
My new hellebore looks good in my secret garden. I really love va
Location: Austria / Wiener Neustadt 
Date: 2016-02-16
My new hellebore looks good in my secret garden. I really love va
Location: February 2023 | Meadowlark Botanical Garden (VA)
Date: 2023-02-20

Photo courtesy of Singing Tree Gardens Nursery
  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: Orem, utah
Date: 2012-04-02
At Sunriver Nursery

Date: 2014-02-22

Date: 2014-02-22

Date: 2015-02-24

Date: 2015-02-24

Date: 2014-02-22
Uploaded by lovemyhouse

Date: 2014-03-07

Date: 2017-03-26
Location: z6a MA, my garden
Date: 2013-04-18
Location: Philadelphia Flower Show
Date: March 2017
Silver-frosted foliage adds to this one's appeal
Location: My garden in Southeast Virginia, Zone 8
Date: APRIL
Santa Rosa Gardens
Location: Aurora, On
Date: 2017-04-21
Location: Austria / Wiener Neustadt 
Date: 2016-02-16
My new hellebore looks good in my secret garden. I really love va
Location: Austria
Date: 2016-02-16
Location: Austria / Wiener Neustadt 
Date: 2016-02-16
My new hellebore looks good in my secret garden. I really love va
Location: Austria / Wiener Neustadt 
Date: 2016-02-16
My new hellebore looks good in my secret garden. I really love va
Location: z6a MA, My Garden
Date: 2012-04-06
Beautiful stem and foliage color.
Location: Peterborough, ON, Canada
Date: 2013-06-12

Date: 2014-02-22
Location: SunZone 6a
Date: 2016-03-29

Date: 2014-04-04

Date: 2014-02-22

Date: 2014-04-04

Date: 2014-04-04

Date: 2015-02-24

Date: 2014-02-22

Date: 2014-02-22

Date: 2014-02-22
Uploaded by eclayne
Location: my garden zone 7b NC, USA
Date: 2017-04-29
Late Spring color
Location: my garden zone 7b NC, USA
Date: 2017-04-12
Uploaded by gemini_sage

Date: 2014-03-07

Date: 2014-03-07

Date: 2014-03-07

Date: 2014-03-07
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Comments:
  • Posted by lovemyhouse (Garland, TX (NE Dallas suburb) - Zone 8a) on Mar 15, 2013 12:13 PM concerning plant:
    My first Hellebore. Didn't know it starts out ivory and slowly changes to mottled pink, then green. Thought I had mislabeled it. :-D
Plant Events from our members
eclayne On April 14, 2015 Bloomed
aspenhill On October 24, 2015 Obtained plant
picked up May 09, 2015 Lowes, via DG Jill (critterologist) - qty 4
MissMew On May 15, 2021 Transplanted
Another move - second Pink Frost from back path east to back path west. Was in too much sun.
MissMew On April 2, 2020 Transplanted
Transplanted second Pink Frost from Rock Garden to back path east behind enkianthus
MissMew On June 28, 2017 Transplanted
Transplanted second Pink Frost from Back West to Rock Garden
MissMew On July 21, 2016 Obtained plant
Purchased a second plant from John's Garden
MissMew On April 26, 2016 Obtained plant
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