Special Closure

Due to the 58th Presidential Inauguration, the U.S. Botanic Garden will be closed January 18-21, 2017. We will reopen at 10 a.m. on January 22.

Double flowering Lenten rose

Lenten rose
Plant Botanical Name: 
Helleborous x hybridus
Plant Sub Species or Variety: 
'Southern Belles Strain'
USBG Plant Location: 
National Garden
Sunlight: 
Shade to part sun

The Southern Belles Strain of the Lenten rose, a wonderful deer resistant garden plant, are some of the best double-flowering hybrids available.