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Helleborus 'Red Racer'

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Family: Ranunculaceae (ra-nun-kew-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Helleborus (hel-eh-BORE-us) (Info)
Cultivar: Red Racer
Additional cultivar information: (Winter Thriller series)

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Category:
Groundcovers
Perennials

Height:
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:
15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)
USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:
Partial to Full Shade
Full Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Red

Bloom Time:
Late Winter/Early Spring
Mid Spring
Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:
Evergreen
Leathery-Textured

Other details:
Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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1 positive
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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive marywalters On Feb 28, 2012, marywalters from Holland, MI wrote:

From Chris Hansen of http://www.GreatGardenPlants.com. Giant 3" Ruby Red Flowers. Vigorous new color strain. Chris has been carefully hand-crossing Hellebores for over 15 years to arrive at true color strains from seed. Part of the Winter ThrillerTM Series.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Holland, Michigan
Raleigh, North Carolina



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