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Helleborus x 'Amethyst Gem'

AMETHYST GEM WINTER JEWELS™ LENTEN ROSE

Buy Amethyst Gem Winter Jewels™ Lenten Rose online. This is another addition to the O'Byrne jewel box of Hellebores; now world renown for their exquisite breeding, Amethyst Gem has exciting amethyst-rose double flowers, lasting many weeks in the winter and early spring. Amethyst flower margins are opal and simply are amazing.

Height:

12-14 Inches

Spread:

18-24 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

5-8

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Brand*
  • Oklahoma Proven
Cultural Information*
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - Low Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Low Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Red
  • Pink
  • Light Pink
  • Multi-Colored
  • Burgundy/Crimson
Flower Type*
  • Double Blooming
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Dark Green
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Evergreen
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Average
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Moist
  • Well-Drained
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
Propagation Methods*
  • Tissue Culture
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Winter
  • Summer
  • Year-Round
  • Winter Flowering
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Spring
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Shade in Southern States
  • Prefers Dappled Shade in Northern States
Uses*
  • Accent Plant
  • Under Power Lines
  • Mass Planting
  • Understory Planting
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Helleborus is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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