Hellebores abound at our Winter Open Gardens and Nursery Days

As we approach our first open garden and nursery day of the 2018, we wanted to share some Helleborus x hybridus photos we took in the garden this week…even though you’ll see them when you visit.  These are all our … Continue reading

Ballard’s Christmas Roses

The late Helen Ballard of England was one of the early pioneers in developing what we know today as hybrid hellebores. It was only fitting, when one of the breakthrough crosses, a hybrid between the Balkan native Christmas Rose, Helleborus … Continue reading

Resurrecting Lenten Roses

So, how do your evergreen perennials including hellebores look after the early winter blast?  Most likely, they look a bit rough if your ground froze like it did here at the garden.  Most likely, they’ll be fine once they thaw … Continue reading

New sterile hybrid hellebores for fall – sneak peek

 We are very excited to add four brand new Helleborus niger hybrids (bred with Helleborus x hybridus) to our fall on-line catalog.  These are sisters to the wildly popular Helleborus ‘Anna’s Red’ and ‘Penny’s Pink’, all with outfacing flowers, incredible … Continue reading

Winter Gems for the Garden!

Hellebores are the gems of the winter woodland garden. Hellebores, also known as lenten rose, come in a wide range colors and flower forms, they are deer resistant and drought tolerant once established. This year we are pleased to offer … Continue reading

New Plants for sale added to the website

            We’ve recently added over 60 new plants for sale to the website.  These represent plants that we simply can’t produce in large enough numbers for the print catalog including quite a few rarieties. These … Continue reading

Open Nursery and Garden Hellebores in flower

            If you weren’t able to make it to our Winter Open Gardens and Nursery, here are some hellebore photos we took this morning.  The first is the amazing Helleborus ‘Anna’s Red’.  We’ll be adding … Continue reading

Plant Delights February 2016 Newsletter

Greetings from Plant Delights Nursery and Juniper Level Botanic Garden. We hope you’ve received your 2016 Plant Delights Nursery catalog. If you’re an active customer and haven’t seen yours, drop us an email and we’ll send a catalog. If you’re … Continue reading

Photos from the winter garden

The native midwestern trout lily, Erythronium mesochorum showed it’s lovely face for the first time this week.  We sowed lots of seed last year, so hopefully we’ll have enough to share in a couple more years.   Even after the … Continue reading