General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 18 - 24 inches
Plant Spread: 18 - 24 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Maroon on light yellow
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
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

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Trade name information:
Series: Honeymoon™
Trade Name: Spanish Flare
Cultivar name: 'Spanish Flare'
Common names
  • Hellebore

Plant Events from our members
MissMew On May 5, 2022 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
Disappeared
MissMew On July 1, 2018 Obtained plant
Suzanne - a second plant
MissMew On May 21, 2018 Obtained plant
I bought - Vandermeer
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