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|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||
12" / 15" / 21"
|Most Active Growing Season|
Moderately well drained, organic soil types are best.
5.5 – 6.5
100 – 150 ppm
Dormant in winter.
Dry moderately between waterings.
Average, better too dry than too wet when established.
Compared to 'Chocolate Ruffles', it has larger, darker, shinier leaves. Compared to 'Midnight Ruffles' it is glossier, with a browner tone in the winter.
Mixed beds, borders, edging, container.
|Finish Time to 4"||
4 – 6 weeks
Good survival at USDA zone 5 Colorado State Trials after winters 2016, 2017.
Be careful not to bury the crowns when planting.
Heuchera ‘Black Taffeta’
Silky, black foliage chicly ruffled as if it was launched from a Parisian fashion house! Large, glossy leaves in perfect proportion to the plant. Great vigor and reliability are a TERRA NOVA® trademark in the world of Heuchera. You've got to see this one in person to fully appreciate its charm and elegance.