Hellebore 'Snowbells', various sizes
Helleborus niger. Pure white nodding blooms with attractive rounded petals stand up over dark, evergreen foliage. This plant is one of the first to flower, and is a sure sign that spring is on the way. They are subtle from a distance a low growing, but are stunning up close.
Partial shade. Require less than 4 hours of full sun, but do require some direct light in order to achieve the best blooms. Needs moist but well draining soil.
Late winter to early spring.
30 cm tall
Can spread up to 45-60 cm wide