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Heuchera ‘Chocolate Ruffles’

Heavily ruffled leaves of rich chocolate on top and deep burgundy on the bottom create a warm contrast of color. Thousands of small purplish flowers on strong purple spikes continue the show. One of our first and finest, and still in amazing demand, this heat/humidity tolerant Heuchera thrives in gardens across the country and has become a landscaper's staple.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 12″ / 24″ / 30″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): June, July

Common Name Alum root
Family Saxifragaceae
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EU Grant # EU3954
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Dormancy Winter
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How Different? It has large ruffled leaves of chocolate brown with burgundy undersides. It forms a large landscape size plant.
Landscape Value Good landscape plant, mass plantings, beds, or borders.
Most Active Growing Season
Persistence Evergreen
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 12" / 24" / 30"
Soil (Garden) Moderately well drained, organic Soil (Garden) types are best.
Water (Garden) Average, better too dry than too wet when established.
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Comments Winner of the highest gold medal as "Best NEW Perennial Introduction" at Plantarium in Holland '95. Gold and silver medal winner at VKC Nieuw, Belgium.
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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