Heucherella 'Sweet Tea'Heucherella 'Sweet Tea'

Heucherella ‘Sweet Tea’

Spring leaves like cinnamon stars. These big, palmately cut leaves darken in the summer and lighten up again in the fall. Its H. villosa breeding gives it a big bold habit. An instant classic for containers and garden.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 20″ / 28″ / 27″
Exposure: Part Shade
Bloom Time(s): June, July

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Common Name

Heucherella

Family

Saxifragaceae

Genus

Plant Type

US Patent #

PP21296

EU Grant #

EU29291

Hardiness Zone

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Growth Habit

Size (HT/W/FL HT)

20" / 28" / 27"

Finish Time

Bloom Time

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Growth Rate

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Flower Color

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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?

'Sweet Tea' has amazing red orange spring and fall color and cut leaves. The foliage darkens in the summer and winter.

Landscape Value

Shade garden, woodland garden, container, mixed beds, understory.

Finish Time to 4"

4 – 6 weeks

Grower Notes

Be careful not to bury the crowns when planting.


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