Heuchera 'Southern Comfort'

Southern Comfort Coral Bells

Newly planted

Newly planted

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Patents: PP#20364

Family: Saxifragaceae

Genus: Heuchera

Category: Shrub - Evergreen

Zones: 4 to 8

Size: 14" tall and 24" wide

Exposure: Filtered Sun, Part Shade

Description: 

Amber colored evergreen leaves, pubescent, very large. White flowers on spikes in spring - not particularly showy.

History: 

Terra Nova introduction. Patent filed in June 2008. Controlled cross between H. 'Sparkling Burgundy' and H. villosa.

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My Experience: 

I purchased a 1-gallon plant at Laymans in September 2012 and planted it in the Courtyard Raised Beds. It has done well although it does wilt very readily in the sun or with lack of moisture. In spring 2013 it was easily 24" across and the individual leaves were about 6" wide.


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