Plant Care Broad Helleborine

Broad Helleborine

Also known as

Broadleaved helleborine and Broad-leaved helleborine

Taxonomy

Epipactis helleborine
Epipactis
Orchidaceae
Asparagales

How to care for Broad Helleborine

Water

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
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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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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Nutrients

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.

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Care Summary for Broad Helleborine

Broad Helleborine

Broad Helleborine


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

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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