Pot up hellebore plants and grow them on in frost free conditions until large enough to plant outside. When plants are well grown, acclimatise them to outdoor conditions over 7 to 10 days. Plant hellebores in neutral or alkaline soil, in dappled shade. Hellebores prefer a moist, humous rich, fertile soil that does not dry out in summer or sit waterlogged in winter. When growing hellebores on heavy clay or free draining gravel soils, add plenty of well rotted leaf mould or other organic matter to the soil prior to planting.
Mulch hellebores with well rotted manure or garden compost each spring. Hellebores resent disturbance after planting and may take some time to re-establish. However when clumps become overcrowded, lifting and dividing of hellebores should be undertaken immediately after flowering. Caution: Hellebore sap may irritate the skin and eyes. All parts are harmful if eaten.
Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.
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help with helebore plugs.
By p brewer 17-04-2015
Original leaves on plants received recently going dark on tips, new growth ok at moment. Have emailed on 3 separate occasions for advice with no luck. Please advise
Repotted and kept indoors as advised
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Very strong plugs
By Sue Satchell 22-03-2015
Very strong large plugs with a lot of new healthy growth. Would have given 5 stars but although packaging has A - E (on two packs of 5) there is no information as to what each plant is.
Thank you for your review and for taking the time to share your comments. If you would like to email our Customer care team, we will be happy to offer you the corresponding key for your plants in order to identify your collection. In the meantime, I hope we can continue to be of service.
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