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Heuchera 'Melting Fire'

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Bright red spring foliage gives this white-flowered heuchera its name. Mature, deep maroon leaves display heavy ruffling at the edges. White flowers on 18" scapes.
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Coral bells are easy to grow and blend easily with most other perennials in the landscape. Because of their low, mounding habit, they are often used as edging along paths or in containers. NOTE: be careful not to bury the crowns when planting.

CHARACTERISTICS:

Height: 10 inches
Spread: 12 inches
Zones: 4,5,6,7,8,9
Light: Part Sun to Part Shade
Watering: Dry to Average
Bloom Period: Late Spring - Midsummer
Attracts Butterflies?: Yes
Animal Resistance: Deer
Soil Needs: Average, Fertile

Additional Information

Additional Information

Year New at HostasDirect 2012
Growing Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Leaf Color Brown, Red
Leaf Veil No
Flower Color White
Plant Height 10"
Plant Width 12"
Plant Size Medium
Leaf Size No
Leaf Form/Shape Curled, Ruffled
Leaf Texture No
Vein Color No
Bloom Month(s) August, September
Growth Rate No
Habit Mound
Color Description Shades of crimson
Seasonal Color Change Crimson > Maroon
Floral Height 17"
Additional Attributes Butterflies
Heat & Humidity Tolerant No
Drought Tolerant No
Landscape Value Border, Mass, Rock Garden
Light Requirements Full Sun, Part Shade, Part Sun
Soil Requirements Organic, Moderately well drained
Water Better too dry than too wet
pH 5.8-6.2, Mildly Acidic
Comments Tinge of purple in late fall.
Heuchera - Common Name Coral Bells
Hybridizer Name No
Family Saxifragaceae
Species Lineage No
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