Plant Care Broad Helleborine

Broad Helleborine

Also known as

Broadleaved helleborine and Broad-leaved helleborine


Epipactis helleborine

How to care for Broad Helleborine


How often to water your Broad Helleborine

Water needs for Broad Helleborine
0.5 cups
every 9

Broad Helleborine 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.

Calculate water needs of Broad Helleborine

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Broad Helleborine in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Broad Helleborine: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Broad Helleborine love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Broad Helleborine does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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How to fertilize Broad Helleborine

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Broad Helleborine: repot after 2X growth

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 Broad Helleborine after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Water Needs
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Care Summary for Broad Helleborine

Broad Helleborine

Broad Helleborine

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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