About Bearsfoot Hellebore
Bearsfoot Hellebore is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that is easy to grow and needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in abundant sunlight ☀ and should be less than 3 feet from a window.
Bearsfoot Hellebore likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
Bearsfoot Hellebore belongs to the helleborus genus, and is native to mountainous regions of Europe, Greece, and Asia Minor.
⚠️ Bearsfoot Hellebore is not safe to consume. If you, a family member, or a pet has ingested any amount of plant material contact Poison Control, US (800) 222-1222, or your veterinarian. If you have children, cats, or dogs in the home, we suggest keeping this plant out of reach.
Also known as
Dungwort, Setterwort and Stinking Hellebore
How to care for Bearsfoot Hellebore
Bearsfoot Hellebore needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
Bearsfoot Hellebore may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.
Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
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Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Bearsfoot Hellebore after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.