Sunshine Farm & Gardens sent us this photo of Hellebore foetidus ‘Frenchy.‘ Could you, would you, with a hellebore?
Their description won us over:
"There really is no "stink", but if you crush the foliage, you’ll get a very
strong chlorophyll fragrance. The delicate, sexy foliage is the main motive for
growing this plant, but the flowers, which occur in late Winter and early
Spring, are also very attractive and long lasting."
Oh, baby. You had us at "sexy foliage."
We also appreciate the fact that: "This plant list isn’t designed to be a sales catalog, rather,
it is meant as an informative list of some of our interesting and
The definitive, up-to-date list of what’s in production for sale resides in
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Thanks, Barry’s Head, for the creepy hellebore zombie photo we won’t soon forget.Posted by Garden Rant on August 30, 2007 at 8:30 am, in the category It's the Plants, Darling.