|Common Name||Alum root|
|Plant Series||Heuchera RUFFLES™ Series|
|US Patent #||PP25604|
|EU Grant #||EU39497|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||11" / 18" / 24"|
|Finish Time||Fast (4-6 Weeks)|
|Bloom Time||May, June|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Leaf Color||Green, Lime, Yellow|
|Soil||Moderately well drained, organic soil types are best.|
|pH||5.5 - 6.5|
|Exposure||Part Shade, Full Shade|
|Special Uses||Hummingbird Attractor, Low Water Usage, Pollinator Attractor, Winter Color|
|Nutritional Needs||100 - 150 ppm|
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|Water (Garden)||Average, better too dry than too wet when established.|
|How Different?||Compared to 'Lime Marmalade' or 'Lime Rickey', it is a rounder plant with much larger leaves (from H. villosa breeding).Leaves have white veil. Medium spikes of nice white flowers in fall.|
|Landscape Value||Great landscape plant for shade or part shade. Very vigorous. Textural.|
|Finish Time to 4"||4 - 6 weeks|
|Comments||Given 5/5 points in trials at Disneyworld in Florida warm season 2016.|
|Grower Notes||Be careful not to bury the crowns when planting.|
Heuchera ‘Lime Ruffles’
Looks just like the name – a vigorous mound with very large and ruffled lime green leaves with a frosty white overlay. 'Lime Ruffles' was bred using some Heuchera villosa and therefore it has larger leaves and should show more heat tolerance. Makes a medium to large rounded mound. It will take full sun in the Pacific Northwest. Attractive white flowers in fall on medium spikes.
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