Silver Scrolls Heuchera
Heuchera x 'Silver Scrolls' PP #12,066
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Lore||Native Americans used these thick roots for a medicinal by drying and then pounding them into a wound dressing, hence the common name, alum root|
|Average Size at Maturity||Clumps to 8 in. high, 12 in. wide; flower stalks 2 ft. tall.|
|Bloom Time||Late spring to early summer.|
|Design Ideas||Heuchera is the perfect small perennial for the front of beds and borders with some afternoon shade. It's vivid color brightens up front yards near high profile entries in foundation beds. Thrives in the woodland setting beneath groves of trees and in shaded areas of wild or naturalistic gardens. Plant them at a water garden's shore for truly eye-popping color. Fine permanent foliage accents for pots and troughs.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Firescaping/Firewise, Rock Garden, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Hummingbirds, Clump Forming, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Heucheras are perfectly matched with All Gold Japanese Forest Grass, (Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola'), Ice Dance Japanese Sedge, (Carex morrowii 'Ice Dance'), Japanese Painted Fern, (Athyrium nipponicum 'Pictum'), King of Hearts Bleeding Heart, (Dicentra x 'King of Hearts') and Evergreen Solomon's Seal, (Disporopsis pernyi')|
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