Heuchera 'Chocolate Veil'Heuchera 'Chocolate Veil'

Heuchera ‘Chocolate Veil’


This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our Licensees or Retail Sources.

This tough H. americana cross has beautiful smooth chocolate-black leaves up to 9″ across. Foliage has purple highlights. Plant it with silver or golden foliage for an unforgettable combination. Won the RHS Award of Garden Merit in 2001.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 8″ / 16″ / 28″
Exposure: Part Shade
Bloom Time(s): May, June, July

SKU: HEUCV Categories: ,
Common Name Alum Root
Family Saxifragaceae
Genus Heuchera
species --
Plant Type Perennial
US Patent # --
EU Grant # --
Bloom Time May, June, July
Flower Color White
Foliage Color Brown, Black
Dormancy Winter
Exposure Part Shade
Growth Habit Mounding
Growth Rate Moderate
Hardiness Zone 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
How Different? --
Landscape Value --
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Persistence Evergreen
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 8" / 16" / 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, Hummingbird Attractor, Low Water Usage, Pollinator Attractor
Comments Lift and replant in late summer/ early autumn every few years with the crown just above the surface. Won the RHS Award of Garden Merit in 2001.
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
Heuchera 'Chocolate Veil' - Product Profile
Heuchera 'Chocolate Veil' - Growing Recipe

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