helleborus orientalis :
- n slightly hairy perennial having deep green leathery leaves and flowers that are ultimately purplish-green
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- Hellebore repels deer, rabbits; provides early spring blooms
Helleborus orientalis are wonderful early spring bloomers that get their nickname from the Christian calendar because they bloom around Lent (they are not at all related to the rose, however). Hellebores are small evergreen flowering perennials that begin blooming as early as February.
March 28, 2014 - The Edmond Sun