Helleborus x sahinii - Hellebore, Winter Bells - Prolific, very early winter-bloomer. The first hybrid between two hellebore species, the Christmas rose H. niger and the Stinking Hellebore, H. foetidus - zones full shade to part sun
Tulips and other spring bulbs can be grown at any time of the year when grown in glass jars providing they spent 8 to 10 weeks hibernating in your refrigerator. Start them sequentially to enjoy a long 'season'. They make great gifts!