HEUCHERA

Commonly known as Alumroot, Coral bells, Coral flower

All Flower MAY-AUG

Colourful groundcover, good for cut-flowers and attractive to bees.

Has a habit of rising out of the ground so lift and replant or divide after 3 years.

Genus of about 55 species of evergreen and semi-evergreen perennials from woodland and rocky sites in North America, chiefly the Rocky Mountains, with a few from Mexico.

Further Reading....

  • Evergreen
    Rounded to heart-shaped leaves.
  • Herbaceous Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Mound- or clump-forming perennials with woody rootstocks. Grown for their attractive foliage, especially the darker coloured varieties.
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - flowers are good for cutting. Mulch annually as the rootstock pushes upwards. Wildlife plant - bees.
  • Pests & Diseases
    vine weevil, leaf eelworms
  • Place of origin
    North America, mainly Rocky Mountains.
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil - with moisture
  • Neutral soil preferred
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
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Buy Varieties of HEUCHERA

HEUCHERA 'Blondie'

HEUCHERA 'Blondie'

Alumroot, Coral bells, Coral flower

Orange-peach coloured foliage and yellow flowers

 
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HEUCHERA 'Cherry Cola'

HEUCHERA 'Cherry Cola'

Alumroot, Coral bells, Coral flower

Rich red-brown foliage and cherry-red flowers

 
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HEUCHERA 'Chocolate Ruffles'

HEUCHERA 'Chocolate Ruffles'

Alumroot, Coral bells, Coral flower

Chocolate ruffled leaves with a maroon underside showing the ruffles. White flowers

 
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HEUCHERA 'Fire Chief'

HEUCHERA 'Fire Chief'

Alumroot, Coral bells, Coral flower

Bright red leaves in spring darken to wine-red then eventually brown in late summer

 
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HEUCHERA 'Green Spice'

HEUCHERA 'Green Spice'

Alumroot, Bell flower, Coral bells

Silvery leaves with green veins and edged with green, developing purple tints in winter. Small white flowers

 
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HEUCHERA 'Lime Marmalade'

HEUCHERA 'Lime Marmalade'

Alumroot, Coral bells, Coral flower

Dense, frilly, lime-green foliage. This variety has a much stronger habit than other lime coloured heucheras and will tolerate some sun

 
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HEUCHERA 'Marmalade'

HEUCHERA 'Marmalade'

Alumroot, Coral bells, Coral flower

Luxurious, rich, shiny undulating evergreen foliage ranging from umber to deep sienna. Striking hot pink undersides

 
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HEUCHERA 'Obsidian'

HEUCHERA 'Obsidian'

Alumroot, Coral bells, Coral flower

Glossy reddish-black leaves in spring darkening to near black by summer

 
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HEUCHERA 'Palace Purple'

HEUCHERA 'Palace Purple'

Alumroot, Coral bells, Coral flower

Rhs plant of the decade 1983 - 1992. Dark purple foliage, cream/pink flowers

 
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HEUCHERA 'Plum Pudding'

HEUCHERA 'Plum Pudding'

Alumroot, Coral bells, Coral flower

Plum coloured shiny metallic foliage which excels in early spring

 
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HEUCHERA 'Purple Petticoats'

HEUCHERA 'Purple Petticoats'

Alumroot, Coral bells, Coral flower

Excellent purple leaf which becomes more frilly in winter. Cream flowers

 
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HEUCHERA 'Wild Rose'

HEUCHERA 'Wild Rose'

Alumroot, Coral bells, Coral flower

Large bright purple leaves with darker veining

 
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