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botanical name:
x Heucherella 'Stoplight'
x Heucherella 'Stoplight' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Saxifragaceae
characteristics: perennial, semi-evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.40m
width: 0.40m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: red & yellow
flower colour: white
main season: Summer
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -25°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
description:
Small low growing perennial, lobed bright yellow leaves with red central patches and veining. Spikes of white flowers in summer.
Similar to the closely related x Heucherella 'Sunspot', but an improved form with larger leaves of much stronger colouring. However 'Sunspot' has better flowers.

cultivation:
Moist, well drained, fertile humus rich soil in part or full shade. May tolerate full sun in cool climates if the soil does not dry out.

propagation:
By division of large clumps in autumn.

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

other notes:
Cross genus hybrid between Heuchera and Tiarella. Raised and introduced by Terra Nova Nurseries.

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