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x Heucherella 'Stoplight'
© Deeproot Plant Base
perennial, semi-evergreen, ground-cover
growth rate: medium
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: red & yellow
flower colour: white
main season: Summer
part shade, shade
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -25°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
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.
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.
By division of large clumps in autumn.
Useful for ground cover at the front of border or in containers.
Cross genus hybrid between Heuchera and Tiarella. Raised and introduced by Terra Nova Nurseries.