Hellebore Anna's Red

Height 50cm
Spread 60cm
Full sun
Full sun/Part Shade
Full Shade
Botanical Name: Hellebore Anna's Red

Variety Profile

One of the best things about winter is Hellebores! This beautiful variety is sure to win you over with its stunning deep flower colour. For those seeking a classic, elegant look 'Anna's Red is the answer. Boasting deep magenta blooms which adorn the plant in winter and early spring, this is one variety that is truly in demand. The rich colour creates a very regal look. 'Anna's Red' is a vigorous grower with a tidy habit. Plant alongside our other varieties for maximum impact. Hellebores provide stunning results when mass planted in shady areas of the garden. 'Anna's Red' can for kept for up to three weeks indoors in a well lit room before being planted out into a container or garden bed. Plant alongside our other varieties for maximum impact. Hellebores provide stunning results when mass planted in shady areas of the garden.

Cultural Care

Plant in any soil that is well draining. For best results, feed in late autumn and spring with a slow release fertiliser before and after flowering. Water requirements are medium, once established. Will benefit from an occasional deep soak during periods of extended heat. If growing in containers or full sun, care should be taken not to allow to dry out completely. Trim flowering stems back to ground level late spring and feed with a slow release fertilizer.
CAUTION - Harmful if eaten/skin irritant.

Plant Uses

  • Terrific accent plant for general garden use.
  • Container displays for winter and early spring.
  • Well suited to small gardens, patios and courtyard.
  • Elegant colour and interest for shady entertainment areas.
  • Undercover areas or dry shade beneath tree canopies.

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