Berrybank Nursery, 5 Boggs Holdings, Pencaitland, East Lothian, EH34 5BA
Helleborus foetidus

Helleborus foetidus

Common Name: 'Stinking hellebore'

AGM. Pale green, nodding flowers, edged with maroon, are borne in loose clusters in late winter and early spring, above the glossy, deeply divided evergreen leaves. Jan-Apr. H75cm S60cm.

Care Instructions

Thrives in neutral to alkaline soils that are moist, fertile and humus-rich. Partial shade is ideal but can tolerate full sun. Provide shelter from strong, cold winds. Attractive and useful for difficult areas. Good for dry shade. 

  • Harmful if eaten/skin irritant
Plant No: 1300

About Us

Macplants are a long-established, family-run business. We are central/southern Scotland's largest growers of herbaceous perennials, alpines, ferns and ornamental grasses and have our plant centre open to the public in East Lothian, close to Edinburgh. We also supply a diverse range of trade clients both in the landscape and garden centre sectors.

Our Contacts

Berrybank Nursery,
5 Boggs Holdings,
East Lothian
EH34 5BA

01875 341179