Provided for consumer information—Monrovia is not currently growing this plant.

  • Overview
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full shade to filtered sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Average Landscape Size
    10 in. tall and 14 in. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Key Feature
    Dramatic Foliage Color
    Blooms:
    Flowering Time
    Late summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:HEW-ker-a vil-OH-suh
    Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
    Growth habit:Compact
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:10 in. tall and 14 in. wide.
    Foliage color:Chartreuse
    Blooms:Late 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 a rich, well-drained soil and water and fertilize regularly throughout the growing season. Needs shade in hot summer areas. For a neat appearance, remove old flower stalks. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.Pruning time: early spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full shade to filtered sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.