Helleborus argutifolius 'HGC Snow Fever'

Snow Fever Lenten Rose

Evergreen Perennial

This evergreen perennial with thick, leathery leaves, serrated at the edge and splashed with white variegation, will brighten a shady spot. Great in containers, as an edging, small-scale groundcover, or as a foliage accent in a mixed planting scheme. In late winter, early spring clumps are topped with clusters of greenish-ivory colored blooms.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 7, 8, 9

Exposure: Full Shade, Part Shade, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade

Water Needs: Average, Low


Size: 12 - 24 tall x 12 - 24 wide
Shape / Form: Clumping, Compact
Foliage Texture: Bold, Coarse
Foliage Quality: Bold, Coarse

Features: Attractive Foliage, Low Maintenance, Winter Interest, Year-round Interest

Foliage Color: Blue, Variegated, Ivory / Cream

Flower Color: Ivory / Cream
Bloom Season: Mar, Apr, Winter, Spring

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Beds and Borders, Container, Cutting Garden, Edging, Groundcover, Mixed Border
Special Situations: Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant
Wildlife: Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Year-round Interest, Three Seasons of Interest
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos