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botanical name:
Heuchera 'Plum Pudding'
Heuchera 'Plum Pudding' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Coral Flower, Coral Bells, Alumroot
family:  Saxifragaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, semi-evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.60m
width: 0.40m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: purple
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -30°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
description:
Rounded, lobed, dark reddish purple leaves with a metallic silvery overlay. Delicate sprays of small, pale pink flowers in early summer. Foliage height is about 25cm. More or less evergreen in mild climates.

cultivation:
Moist, well drained, fertile soil in sun or part shade.

propagation:
By division of large clumps in autumn.

usage:
Useful for ground cover at the front of border or in containers. Mostly grown for the foliage.

other notes:
Raised and introduced by Terra Nova Nurseries.

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