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

Helleborus niger

Common Name: 'Christmas rose'

A clump-forming-perennial with large, white, sometimes pink-flushed, flowers above low, semi-evergreen dark green foliage. Jan-Mar. H30cm S30cm.


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Care Instructions

Thrives in neutral to alkaline soils that are moist, fertile and humus-rich, ideal for heavy clay in partial shade. Mulch annually in autumn. Pretty planted with snowdrops.or other spring-flowering bulbs. 

  • Harmful if eaten/skin irritant

About Us

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

We grow a large range of plants including many interesting and unusual varieties not usually seen for sale. Amongst the many plants we grow are our highly praised autumn Gentians bred here by Dr Ian McNaughton and probably the largest range of Meconopsis cultivars found anywhere.

Our Contacts

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

01875 341179