Helleborus

Helleborus is a genus of around 20 species in the buttercup family, Ranunculaceae, native to Eurasia, the majority on the Balkan peninsula. They are evergreen plants that thrive in fertile, fairly alkaline soil in semi shade.

Helleborus niger
Helleborus niger

Christmas Rose

Christmas rose is a low-growing, spring flowering, perennial with white flowers.

Helleborus x hybridus 'Red Hybrid'
Helleborus x hybridus 'Red Hybrid'

Hybrid Lenten Rose

Hybrid Lenten rose is a low-growing, spring flowering, perennial. 'Red Hybrid' is a variety with pink flowers.