This compact, early-blooming perennial has deep green, silver-veined foliage on plum-coloured stems; outward-facing pink flowers mature to a deep cranberry; drought tolerant once established; deer resistant; wonderful winter colour.
Silver-veined foliage on plum-coloured stems
Perfect as ground cover, along pathways, in borders, containers, mass plantings, patio, water-wise and woodland gardens
Helleborus x ballardiae 'HGC Merlin'
(Merlin Winter Rose)
Partial to full shade
10" (25 cm)
15" (38 cm)
13" (33 cm)
Pink flowers mature to a deep cranberry
January - April
Prefers moist, well-drained soil types