Papaver 'Single Black' Huge single darkest purple-maroon blooms bear stunning white anthers & a contrasting lime green ovary in the center. To tall, plant them early & in rich soil Self-sows for free plants each Spring.
Helleborus × hybridus (Lenten rose) is a semi-evergreen perennial. Thrives in neutral to alkaline soils that are moist, fertile, and humus-rich. Partial shade is ideal but can tolerate full sun. Provide shelter from strong, cold winds. Mulch annually in a
Hellebore - Dark Coloration: H. x hybridus 'Blue Lady'. Though a relatively late bloomer (typically from mid-March to early April), this Lenten rose boasts a mysterious blue-purple hue that almost reads black.