|Common Name||Alum Root|
|US Patent #||PP16942|
|EU Grant #||EU20559 ('TNHEU044')|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||10" / 18" / 24"|
|Finish Time||Fast (4-6 Weeks)|
|Bloom Time||May, June|
|Leaf Color||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|
|Nutritional Needs||100 - 150 ppm|
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|Water (Garden)||Average, better too dry than too wet when established.|
|How Different?||Big landscape plant with very shiny, very dark leaves. Especially lovely in spring. White flowers on tall spikes.|
|Landscape Value||Contrast, accent, mass planting, borders, mixed beds, container.|
|Finish Time to 4"||4 - 6 weeks|
|Comments||DOLCE® Heuchera Series (which includes the following TERRA NOVA® Plants: Crème Brulee, Key Lime Pie, Licorice, and Peach Melba) won 29 awards according to Proven Winners. Including: Top Performer, Mississippi State; Excellent Rating, Boerner Botanical Garden, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Gardener's Choice, National Arboretum; Top Performer, Ohio State in 2009.|
|Grower Notes||Be careful not to bury the crowns when planting.|
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