Helleborus HGC® Frosty®
(Hellebore)

£18.00 £9.00

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Great for wildlife
January - February
September - December
45cm x 45cm
Sun
Long Flowering Period
Fully Hardy

Helleborus HGC® Frosty®: The powerful perennial that takes Winter fashion to the very next level, flaunting marbled foliage that even Jack Frost would envy. Winter blues never looked so chic.

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RHS Plants For Pollinators
RHS Garden Merit Award
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Description

Helleborus HGC® Frosty® is a botanical masterpiece poised to enchant any garden with its ethereal beauty. A revered member of the Helleborus Gold Collection®, Frosty® stands as a testament to exceptional plant breeding. Featuring large, outward-facing flowers, Frosty® boasts a delicate colour palette transitioning from creamy whites to soft blush pink hues. Intricate maroon picotee edges add depth to each bloom. Emerging in late Winter, these enchanting flowers defy the cold and infuse some Winter wonder into the dormant garden landscape. Frosty® is both visually captivating and symbolically resilient. Its evergreen foliage remains vibrant year-round, braving even the harshest colder climates. Its adaptability suits both novice and seasoned gardeners, requiring you to provide minimal maintenance for long-lasting blooms. From shaded beds to woodland pathways and containers, Helleborus HGC® Frosty® exudes a high level of gardening styling. Flourishing in partial to full shade, Frosty® adds a focal point to shaded garden beds, adds allure to dim woodland corners, and brings texture and colour to patio your containers.

Planting Conditions

Helleborus HGC® Frosty® thrives in partial to full shade, making it a perfect choice for those shadier spots in your garden. Ensure the planting area has well-draining soil rich in organic matter. Space the plants around 18 to 24 inches apart to give them room to flourish. With its preference for cooler temperatures, this plant is well-suited for woodland gardens or as a border plant. Once established, it's remarkably low-maintenance, making it an excellent addition to gardens of varying sizes. Prepare your Frosty® corner with the right conditions, and let this regal beauty work its magic.

Watering & Feeding

Helleborus HGC® Frosty® prefers consistent soil moisture, especially during its growing period. Water deeply when the top inch of soil feels dry, but avoid waterlogging. Mulching helps retain moisture. Feeding is simple – apply a balanced, slow-release fertiliser in early Spring as new growth emerges. Avoid excessive fertilisation, as it can lead to leggy growth. This resilient plant doesn't demand constant attention; its low-maintenance nature allows you to enjoy its enchanting beauty without fuss. Just remember, a bit of watering and feeding care will ensure Helleborus HGC® Frosty® continues to reign supreme in your garden.

General Care

Helleborus HGC® Frosty® is a low-maintenance gem that shines in your garden. Plant it in well-drained soil with partial to full shade. Water consistently, especially during dry spells, while avoiding waterlogged conditions. Apply a balanced slow-release fertiliser in early Spring to nourish its growth. Deadhead spent flowers for continued blooming and prune any damaged leaves. This hellebore variety is deer-resistant and generally free from serious pests or diseases. Celebrate its Winter blooms by cleaning up old leaves in late Winter to make way for new growth. With minimal effort, Helleborus HGC® Frosty® will reward you with enchanting beauty year after year.