Photo by Melody
Congratulations to all our photo contest participants! Check out the winning photos here. We will have the 2015 calendars available to order from Zazzle soon.

Beginner Gardening Questions: transplanting hellebore

Communities > Forums > Beginner Gardening Questions
bookmark
Forum: Beginner Gardening QuestionsReplies: 3, Views: 47
Add to Bookmarks
-
AuthorContent
ChicagoWinnie
Oak Park, IL

September 2, 2010
10:59 AM

Post #8076591

I need to transplant two hellebore plants, and I'd be grateful for any advice. I keep reading that you should never transplant hellebore, but they can't stay where they are. I think one is probably "Lenten Rose," and the other has big balls of small flowers (almost like hydrangea).

Would it be better to do it in September, or wait until early Spring? Any tips on how to do it right?

Thanks very much!

flowAjen

flowAjen
central, NJ
(Zone 6b)

September 2, 2010
8:09 PM

Post #8077479

I actually transplanted mine last year the end of June and they are doing great. I think either fall or spring would work.
patti47
Lynnwood, WA
(Zone 7a)

September 5, 2010
9:45 AM

Post #8081574

I have transplanted hellebore at any time I knew there would be sufficient water available. Otherwise stick to fall or spring. They don't seem to be a difficult plant for transplanting
ChicagoWinnie
Oak Park, IL

September 9, 2010
12:21 PM

Post #8089304

Thanks - this is encouraging!

You cannot post until you register and login.


Other Beginner Gardening Questions Threads you might be interested in:

SubjectThread StarterRepliesLast Post
Cyclanthus bipartitus 'Gigant' bepah 3 Jun 11, 2010 9:05 AM
Welcome to the Beginner Gardening Questions forum! dave 53 Jun 18, 2013 4:28 PM
canna rhizomes help Allison_FL 20 Jan 16, 2013 6:55 PM
Where to locate my garden - light issues Martell 18 Apr 19, 2010 2:17 PM
Baby Oak Tree Seedtosser1 13 Jun 4, 2009 5:13 PM


We recommend Firefox
Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Submit an Article | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2014 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.
 

Hope for America