|Common Name||Coral Bells|
|US Patent #||PP24547|
|EU Grant #||EU39450 ('TNHEUFRO')|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||6" / 8" / 9"|
|Finish Time||Fast (4-6 Weeks)|
|Bloom Time||May, June, July, August, September, October|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Flowering Season||Spring, Summer, Fall|
|Leaf Color||Green, Silver, White|
|Soil||Moderately well drained, organic soil types are best.|
|pH||5.5 - 6.5|
|Exposure||Full Sun, Part Shade, Full Shade|
|Special Uses||Deep South, Hummingbird Attractor, Low Water Usage, Pollinator Attractor, 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?||Compared to 'Petit Marbled Burgundy', it has more veiling, darker, rounder leaves, shorter flowers, and longer bloom time.|
|Landscape Value||Container, edging, rock garden.|
|Finish Time to 4"||4 - 6 weeks|
|Grower Notes||Be careful not to bury the crowns when planting. Finish in quart or Azalea pots.|
Well-silvered year-round, 'Frost' has small leaves with dark burgundy veins in the spring, to dark with just a touch of violet the rest of the year. The multiple crowns bloom with short stems of light pink flowers in spring, summer, and fall. 'Frost', will warm your heart.
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