White flowers which are blushed pink, very showy and facing up. Helleborus is one of the most enchanting spring bloomers. Due to the heat, these plants hardly grow in the summer. Do not fertilize Helleborus during the summer months, since they are in their resting period. These varieties can be grown in direct sunlight, but prefer some shade. These evergreen varieties should be protected from harsh winds in the wintertime. Grow to heights of 18 inches with a spread of 2 feet. Cool soil is the key to success with Lenten Rose. A great plant to naturalize in the woods. Hardy zones 4-8.