Hellebore: Generalities

Elleboro is a plant to which numerous properties are attributed and in particular the laxative effect and the high relaxing power, almost of tranquilizer, which herbal teas made with its leaves and roots are able to provide. And it is precisely with reference to these properties that a value commonly attributed to Elleboro is that of liberation from anguish. This plant is commonly called Christmas rose: the Christian tradition tells that a plant of Hellebore was born near the cave of the Savior. Hence the meaning of flower and plant sacred to God.