Heuchera 'Palace Purple' 5 Plants - 3.5 inch Pots
Heuchera 'Palace Purple' is effective in perennial, rock gardens and container gardens. Wooded gardens with light shade are ideal.
Other names for Heuchera include Alumroot, Alum Root, Coral Bells and Coralbells. There are about 50 species of Heuchera. All are native to North America and found in practically every state and province. Though Heuchera has medicinal properties, it is more often cultivated as an ornamental perennial for its foliage and flower.
Name(s): Heuchera micrantha 'Palace Purple', Coral Bells, Alumroot, Coralbells, Alum Root
Flower Color: Cream to tan.
Bloom Time: Late spring to summer.
Foliage: Herbaceous, reddish-purple, dark red stems.
Height/Spread: 18 inches x 18 inches.
Climate Zones: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Sun Exposure: Full sun to partial shade.
Soil Condition: Slightly moist, well-drained, humusy, pH 6.1 to 7.8
Features: Foliage, flowers, deer resistant, slightly drought tolerant when established.
Uses: Massed planting, ground cover, naturalizing, medicinal gardens, perennial borders, rock gardens, container gardens, woodland gardens with light shade.
Comments: Plant height ranges from 12 inches to 18 inches. 'Palace Purple' spreads to 18 inches. Foliage is herbaceous, meaning that the rounded, scalloped leaves usually die back in winter. Leaf color is reddish purple with dark red stems. Small, white flowers appear in sprays atop wiry stems from spring through summer.
'Palace Purple' thrives in full sun to partial shade in USDA climate zones 3 through 8 in slightly moist, well-drained, humusy soils with pH ranging from 6.1 to 7.8. Partial shade is best in warmer climates. It needs slight but consistent moisture in spring, but otherwise is reasonably drought-tolerant. Heuchera is deer-resistant, too.
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