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
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 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:
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.