|Common Name||Coral Bells|
|US Patent #||PP24103|
|EU Grant #||EU37050|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||9" / 16" / 16"|
|Finish Time||Fast (4-6 Weeks)|
|Bloom Time||May, June, July, August, September|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Flower Color||Green, Yellow|
|Leaf Color||Pink, Purple, Silver|
|Soil||Moderately well drained, organic soil types are best.|
|pH||5.5 - 6.5|
|Exposure||Full Sun, Part Shade|
|Special Uses||Deep South, Hummingbird Attractor, Low Water Usage, 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 'Sugar Plum', 'Spellbound' is a larger plant with a denser crown and more sculptured leaves. The leaves have rose purple tones in the spring and fall when grown in full sun.|
|Landscape Value||Use as an accent or mass planting in the landscape or container.|
|Finish Time to 4"||4 - 6 weeks|
|Comments||A TOP PICK and a Visitor Favorite in the 3 year Mt. Cuba Center trials - Heuchera For the Mid Atlantic, 2014. Excellent ratings and survival at Colorado State Perennial Trials 2013.|
|Grower Notes||Be careful not to bury the crowns when planting. Plants grow slowly until 4" size.|
Marvelous ruffled foliage of dazzling silvers with tints of rose purple will leave you spellbound. The purple tones are more prominent in the spring and fall. Silver tones are more prevalent in shade. It forms a big plant with a dense, multi-crown habit. Great in containers or in the landscape. A new popularity poll winner!
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