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HEUCHERA 'Palace Purple'

Commonly known as Alumroot, Coral bells, Coral flower

RHS Plant of the Decade 1983 - 1992. Dark purple foliage, cream/pink flowers
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  • Semi-evergreen - Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well. - large, jagged, almost metallic leaves to 15cm (6in) long.
  • Cream
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
  • Height - 45-60cm (18-24in)
  • Spread - 45-60cm (18-24in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - clump-forming perennial. Flowers with red anthers in loose panicles followed by rose-pink seedheads.
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - woody rootstock tends to push upwards. Mulch annually and lift and replant when necessary in late summer
  • Pests & Diseases - vine weevil, leaf eelworms.
  • Place of origin - garden origin. UK. 1980. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Brian Halliwell.
  • Flower Shape - Spikes
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Leaf colour (if not green) - Purple
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Neutral soil preferred
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
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45-60cm (18-24in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  45-60cm (18-24in)
 

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