|Common Name||Alum root|
|US Patent #||--|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Bloom Time||May, June, July, August, September|
|Foliage Color||Black, Purple, Red|
|Exposure||Full Sun, Part Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|How Different?||'Amethyst Mist' is still one of the best spring purple leaf types for the landscape, with bigger leaves that 'Plum Pudding'.|
|Landscape Value||Mass, mixed beds, early spring bright purples, mixed container.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||10" / 18" / 26"|
|Soil (Garden)||Moderately well drained, organic Soil (Garden) types are best.|
|Water (Garden)||Average, better too dry than too wet when established.|
|Special Uses||Deep South, Hummingbird Attractor, Low Water Usage, Pollinator Attractor, Winter Color|
|Comments||Be careful not to bury the crowns when planting. Plants are more compact and the color more vivid if grown in full sun.|
Heuchera ‘Amethyst Myst’
A cool fog of silver settles over the stunning amethyst foliage. This glossy-leafed, heat and humidity tolerant, vigorous clump can achieve an impressive 24″ across. Both size and color make this Heuchera stand out in the spring garden. The more you grow this plant – the more you admire it. H. americana breeding gives heat and humidity tolerance.
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|EC||0.6 – .09|
|pH||5.5 – 6.5|
|Fertility Needs||100 – 150 ppm|
|Notes||Be careful not to bury the crowns when planting.|
|Finish Time to 4″||4 – 6 weeks|
|Finish Time to Gallon||8 – 10 weeks|
|Day Length for Flowering||Long Neutral|
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