Jackie French: Flowers on the way? So is Christmas

By Jackie French
Updated April 24 2018 - 8:50pm, first published August 8 2017 - 11:09pm

The name says it all – Christmas roses. If you are a Christmas rose, or hellebore, it means you have been carefully bred to bloom for a Northern Hemisphere Christmas. Which means they should be blooming in my garden now – it's well past the winter solstice and not nearly as cold as a European winter.