• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Partial Sun
    Partial to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Average Landscape Size
    Clumping foliage 10-14 in. tall, 18 in. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Key Feature
    Dramatic Foliage Color
    Blooms:
    Flowering Time
    Summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:HEW-ker-a
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Clumping foliage 10-14 in. tall, 18 in. wide.
    Foliage color:Multicolored
    Blooms:Summer
    Flower color:White
    Patent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide enriched, well-drained soil. Protect from harsh sun in hot climates. Shear spent blooms for a neat appearance. Apply a balanced slow-release fertilizer in early spring; repeat mid-season. Clumps may be divided every 2-3 years in spring.Pruning time: early spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Partial Sun
    Partial to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    Discovered as a seedling in Hantay, France, it is believed to be a descendant of Heuchera villosa 'Autumn Pride'. The vigorous Heuchera villosa species is known for its tolerance to hot and humid summers.