Heucherella 'Stoplight'Heucherella 'Stoplight'

Heucherella ‘Stoplight’

Large, red centered, yellow spring leaves change to lime green with red centers in the summer warm months. Combines with red flowering annuals and perennials for multi-seasonal interest. Creates a focal point anywhere it is planted. Airy white flowers are produced in spring.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 6″ / 14″ / 16″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s): May, June

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Common Name

Heucherella

Family

Saxifragaceae

Genus

Plant Type

US Patent #

PP16835

EU Grant #

EU20613

Hardiness Zone

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Growth Habit

Size (HT/W/FL HT)

6" / 14" / 16"

Finish Time

Bloom Time

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Growth Rate

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Soil

Prefers well-drained, humus rich soils

Exposure

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Nutritional Needs

100 – 150 ppm

Dormancy

Dormant in Winter, Dormancy Over Winter

Water (Greenhouse)

Dry moderately between waterings

Water (Garden)

Average. They like more moisture than the Heuchera.

How Different?

It forms a smaller mound of color with leaves that are less cut than 'Alabama Sunset'. When comparing 'Sunspot' & 'Stoplight', 'Sunspot' has much better flowers and 'Stoplight' has much better foliage.

Landscape Value

Mass planting, contrast, accent, container.

Finish Time to 4"

4 – 6 weeks

Comments

Summer foliage changes to straw-yellow or green-yellow. Do not bury crowns. Won Four Oaks Best New Plant Award in 2006

Grower Notes

Be careful not to bury the crowns when planting.


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