Helleborus lividus in flower

  We love the little-known Helleborus lividus, so here’s a photo of one of our clumps in the gardens today. Unlike most better known lenten roses, this amazing Spanish native loves heat and sun.  Helleborus lividus isn’t hardy north of … Continue reading

Helleborus x ballardiae ‘HGC Pink Frost’

I wanted to show a current photo of our clump of Helleborus ‘HGC Pink Frost‘ in the garden, since it’s one of the very few hellebores whose color intensifies as the flowers age.  A couple of hours of sun will … Continue reading

Helleborus lividus

I just snapped this photo of the beautiful Helleborus lividus.  This is the most heat tolerant and least winter tolerant of the lenten rose species. We’ve grown Helleborus lividus outdoors for over 20 years, despite experts claiming it isn’t winter … Continue reading

Helleborus ‘Penny’s Pink’

I just snapped this photo of Helleborus ‘Penny’s Pink’ showing its incredible foliage in the garden…who needs flowers when the leaves look this good.  By the way, it’s also completely sterile.  Check out our incredible selection of lenten roses!

Helleborus x ballardiae ‘HGC Pink Frost’

Several weeks ago, I posted a photo of Helleborus ‘Pink Frost’, but the real beauty of this sterile selection is that the flowers become a darker pink as they age…a color that hold for months.  Here is how it looks … Continue reading

Helleborus x hybridus ‘Golden Lotus’ (Double Yellow)

Here’s a lovely clump of Helleborus x hybridus ‘Golden Lotus’ in the gardens today, here at Juniper Level.  Only a couple of years ago, double yellow-flowering hellebores were so rare, they would have cost you your first born…not any longer. … Continue reading

In Camelot…

Truly magical, the aptly named Helleborus x ballardiae ‘Camelot’ in flower now at JLBG. This is yet another of the wonderful new sterile hybrids. Visit us during our 2021 Winter Open Nursery & Garden Days, Feb. 26-28 & March 5-7, … Continue reading

Well hello, Madame!

There have been some amazing advancements in hellebore breeding during the last decade, and near the top of the list is the amazing Helleborus x lemonnierae ‘Madame Lemonnier’. Here are a couple of images from the garden this week of … Continue reading