Hellebore – The Christmas Rose

  • Post published:12/22/2008
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                As a lover of roses, I longed to plant a Christmas rose, although I could not imagine how, in Heath, it would bloom at Christmas. When my garden knowledge grew I realized that while I may be able to plant a Christmas rose and have it bloom, it is no rose, and will probably not bloom for me at Christmas.             The Christmas rose is, in fact, a member of the buttercup (Ranunculaceae) family. Its…