Dark Star Tiarella

Tiarella x 'Dark Star'

SKU
40701
Bold black centers on star-shaped, maple-like leaves. foliage patch creates a striking plant when not in bloom and the leaves become an attractive reddish-bronze in winter. Superb for the woodland or rock garden or as border edging. Herbaceous.
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4-9

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Full shade, Partial shade

Needs evenly moist soil. Water weekly or more often in extreme heat.

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Average Size at MaturityMounding foliage 12-18 in. high and wide; flower spikes 18 in. tall.
Bloom TimePinkish-white racemes in spring.
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage
Growth HabitMounding
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseVery Wet Areas, Woodland Garden
Light NeedsFull shade, Partial shade
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Gift Plant, Shade Loving, Tolerates Wet Soils
Water NeedsHigh
Watering NeedsNeeds evenly moist soil. Water weekly or more often in extreme heat.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9

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