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botanical name:
Heuchera 'Southern Comfort'
Heuchera 'Southern Comfort' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Coral Bells
family:  Saxifragaceae
characteristics: perennial, semi-evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.45m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: peach
flower colour: white
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -10°C
USDA zone: 7 to 8
description:
Large lobed leaves that change colour as they mature, going from golden peach-yellow to cinnamon and copper. Sprays of creamy white flowers in late summer.

cultivation:
Moist, well drained, fertile soil. Sun or part shade, but best with some shade from hot midday sun as the leaves are likely to scorch.

propagation:
By division of large clumps in autumn.

Commercial propagation protected by Plant Breeders' Rights

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

other notes:
Introduced by Terra Nova Nurseries, 2008

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