|Common Name||Alum root|
|US Patent #||PP21871|
|EU Grant #||EU29052|
|Bloom Time||May, June|
|Foliage Color||Pink, Purple|
|Dormancy||Summer and winter.|
|Exposure||Part Shade, Full Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|How Different?||It has new color for Heuchera - rose pink. Compared to 'Beaujolais' it has much better color and shorter flower stalks.|
|Landscape Value||Container, mass planting, accent in part shade to shade.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||18" / 20" / 28"|
|Soil (Garden)||Moderately well drained, organic Soil (Garden) types are best|
|Water (Garden)||Average, better too dry than too wet when established.|
|Special Uses||Award Winners, Deep South, Low Water Usage, Winter Color|
|Comments||Fabulous spring foliage color, which lasts for all the cool months. A Visitor Favorite in the 3 year Mt. Cuba Center trials - Heuchera For the Mid Atlantic, 2014.|
Heuchera ‘Berry Smoothie’
Bold round leaves emerge in spring the color of, well, its namesake! Metallic rose-pink leaves have both H. villosa and H. americana blood, so heat tolerance is a given. For a tasty combo, combine it with cool-blue leaved hostas. Truly four seasons of foliage interest. An award winner!
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderatley between waterings.|
|EC||0.6 – 0.9|
|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||Day Neutral|
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