Plants


Hellebore

Lenten rose - Helleborus orientalis

Latin name: Helleborus viridis, H. niger, H. foetidus, H. atrorubens, H. orientalis

Flowering time: December - April - see species

Uses: Moderate nectar and pollen

Source:  Mace/Hooper/Howes/Percival

Christmas Rose (H. niger)  Flowering time:  December – April

Lenten rose - Helleborus orientalis

Lenten rose – Helleborus orientalis

Lenten Rose (H. orientalis)  Flowering time:  February – April

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Helleborus foetidus

Stinking hellebore – Helleborus foetidus

 

Green hellebores (H. foetidus, H. viridis)  Flowering time:   March, April