Light apricot flowers with a lovely rosy pink color on the backs. The single, 2-1/2 to 3" blooms emerge in early spring. Helleborus 'Sandy Shores' is from Hans Hanson; he selects plants for notable vigor and showy floral displays with large numbers of blossoms per plant. Hardy to zone 4b (the southern half of zone 4).
Helleborus, also known as Hellebore or Lenten Rose, have very early spring blooms and handsome, leathery foliage. Plant in borders or a woodland edge. Give light to moderate shade for best flowering. Tolerant of heat and humidity, and when established, drier conditions. Highly deer resistant.