Helleborus cyclophyllus

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Helleborus cyclophyllus
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Order: Ranunculales
Family: Ranunculaceae
Genus: Helleborus
H. cyclophyllus
Binomial name
Helleborus cyclophyllus

Helleborus odorus subsp. cyclophyllus (A.Braun) Strid

Helleborus cyclophyllus is a flowering perennial plant in the family Ranunculaceae.[3] It is native to Albania, Bulgaria, Greece, and Yugoslavia.[2] It is similar in appearance to other hellebores found in the Balkan region. It is acaulescent, meaning it lacks a stem with leaves, instead sending up a leafless flower stalk. The green leaves are palmate and basal, spreading at the ground. The flowers are green to yellow-green and 2 to 3 inches in diameter.


  1. ^ "Helleborus cyclophyllus (A.Braun) Boiss". Global Diversity Information Facility. GBIF Secretariat. n.d. Retrieved September 19, 2020.
  2. ^ a b "Helleborus cyclophyllus (A.Braun) Boiss". Plants of the World Online. The Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. n.d. Retrieved September 19, 2020.
  3. ^ "Helleborus cyclophyllus Boiss". World Flora Online. The World Flora Online Consortium. n.d. Retrieved September 19, 2020.