Heuchera 'Midnight Bayou'Heuchera 'Midnight Bayou'

Heuchera ‘Midnight Bayou’


This plant is no longer for sale from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. It is strictly on our website for information purposes only.

Large maple-like leaves of purple with black veins and light pink-flowers. The leaf color changes with the season from red purple to silvered purple. The H. villosa heritage adds to the appeal of this bayou-beauty.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 11″ / 21″ / 28″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): May, June

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SKU: HEUMIDBAY Categories: ,
Common Name Alum root
Family Saxifragaceae
species hybrid
Plant Type
Persistence Evergreen
US Patent # PP21858
EU Grant # EU32313 ('Bayou')
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Size (HT/W/FL HT) 11" / 21" / 28"
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Soil Moderately well drained, organic soil types are best.
pH 5.5 - 6.5
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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 is a large leaf purple type with a summer veil. Compared to 'Amethyst Mist', it holds its purple through the summer. Compared to 'Frosted Violet' it has larger leaves that are more purple and are veiled and does well in sun or shade.
Landscape Value Mass planting, mixed beds, early spring bright purples, mixed container.
Finish Time to 4" 4 - 6 weeks
Comments Likes hot summers, humidity.
Grower Notes Be careful not to bury the crowns when planting.
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