Hellebores are heading your way – these are from the Hellebore Gold Collection, varieties of Hellebore niger (flowering early in the season) and hybrids, flowering now and into early Spring.

Plenty of information, from the breeders and nurserymen, on these excellent garden plants in the Dutch website noted below – which should keep you occupied while the deeper, darker and double Oriental Hybrids (Ashwood/Harvington strains etc.,) catch up.

From my own archives –