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Heuchera 'Shanghai'

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Heuchera 'Shanghai'

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Silvery purple leaves, and re-blooms all summer! 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.
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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 Purple, Silver
Leaf Veil Silver Veil
Flower Color White
Plant Height 10"
Plant Width 12"
Plant Size Medium
Leaf Size No
Leaf Form/Shape Lobed, Pointed
Leaf Texture No
Vein Color Red
Bloom Month(s) July, August, September, October, November
Growth Rate Moderate
Habit Mound
Color Description Vibrant purple with silver veil
Seasonal Color Change No
Floral Height 18"
Additional Attributes Butterflies, Hummingbirds, Winter color
Heat & Humidity Tolerant No
Drought Tolerant Yes
Landscape Value Border, Container, Mass
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 Part of the "City Series" (noted for compact and long flowering). Good cold tolerance.
Heuchera - Common Name Coral Bells
Hybridizer Name No
Family Saxifragaceae
Species Lineage americana, micrantha, sanguinea
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Striking plum-purple colors! Review by Jolene
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Shanghai is a beautiful heuchera in shades of plum-purple. I've been purchasing heuchera and hostas from Hostas Direct for years and I'm always happy with their plants! They have an amazing selection! (Posted on May 18, 2015)
Would you recommend this product to a friend? Definitely yes

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