|Common Name||Alum root|
|US Patent #||PP13288|
|EU Grant #||EU11507 ('Dark Beauty')|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||10" / 16" / 24"|
|Finish Time||Fast (4-6 Weeks)|
|Bloom Time||May, June|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Leaf Color||Black, Purple, Red|
|Soil||Moderately well drained, organic soil types are best.|
|pH||5.5 - 6.5|
|Exposure||Full Sun, Part Shade|
|Special Uses||Deep South, Hummingbird Attractor, Low Water Usage, Winter Color|
|Nutritional Needs||100 - 150 ppm|
|Dormancy||Dormant in winter.|
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|Water (Garden)||Average, better too dry than too wet when established.|
|How Different?||It has glossy, ruffled, dark brown leaves.|
|Landscape Value||Mass planting, accent, container.|
|Finish Time to 4"||4 - 6 weeks|
|Comments||Always looks great!|
|Grower Notes||Be careful not to bury the crowns when planting.|
Heuchera ‘Black Beauty’
This introduction pleases the senses with very black-red and GLOSSY, ruffled leaves. From any angle this plant is strikingly backlit in ruby red. The leaves are held somewhat upright, catching the sun from any direction.
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