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Hellebore HGC® Winter Ballet Karli
(Hellebore)

£25.00 £20.00

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

Helleborus HGC® Winter Ballet Karli: The garden’s Winter superstar with dance moves that even snowflakes envy. Blooms pirouette in shades of elegance, proving Winter’s stage is perfect for a powerful floral performance.

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Description

Helleborus HGC® Winter Ballet Karli graces gardens with its fully hardy and robust resilience. A member of the Ranunculaceae family, this hellebore cultivar captivates gardening enthusiasts with its delicate yet enduring presence. Helleborus x lemperii Hellebores owe their beauty to the fact that they are crosses between the Lenten Roses (Helleborus x hybridus) and Christmas Roses (Helleborus niger). Karli's blossoms, ranging from creamy white to soft pink, take centre stage during Winter. Against the backdrop of frost and snow, these elegant flowers perform a dance of delicate beauty, reminiscent of a Winter ballet. Winter Ballet Karli maintains a compact form, adorned with leathery, evergreen foliage that endures year-round. Its adaptability allows it to thrive in various garden settings, from shaded beds and borders to woodland landscapes, Mediterranean gardens, urban gardens, country cottage gardens, patio gardens in pots and containers or planted en masse as fabulous ground cover. What sets Helleborus HGC® Winter Ballet Karli apart is its remarkable resilience. Defying cold temperatures, it flourishes when other plants hibernate. Its ability to brave Winter's embrace while painting the landscape with a ballet of soft hues underscores the vigour and charm of nature. It reminds us that even amidst the harshest conditions, floral beauty can thrive and inspire, just like the graceful movements of a Winter ballet.

Planting Conditions

Hellebore HGC® Winter Ballet Karli 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 Hellebore HGC® Winter Ballet Karli with the right conditions, and let this Winter beauty work its magic.

Watering & Feeding

Hellebore HGC® Winter Ballet Karli 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 Hellebore HGC® Winter Ballet Karli continues to reign supreme in your garden.

General Care

Hellebore HGC® Winter Ballet Karli 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, Hellebore HGC® Winter Ballet Karli will reward you with enchanting beauty year after year.