|Common Name||Coral Bells|
|US Patent #||PPAF|
|EU Grant #||PBR|
|Bloom Time||May, June|
|Exposure||Full Sun, Part Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|How Different?||Black foliage with bright red flowers.|
|Landscape Value||Blender, contrast or mixed containers.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||6" / 12" / 12"|
|Soil (Garden)||Moderately well drained, organic Soil (Garden) types are best.|
|Water (Garden)||Average, better too dry than too wet when established.|
|Special Uses||Hummingbird Attractor, Pollinator Attractor|
Heuchera ‘Black Forest Cake’
Smooth, dark chocolatey foliage topped with bright cherry-red flowers. What's not to like? Excellent habit and showy flowers are a great addition to any perennial foliage lineup. Medium sized plant that's great in containers and garden beds. 'Black Forest Cake' is a favorite of the staff and visitors of TERRA NOVA®. No matter how you slice it, it's good.
|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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