|Common Name||Variegated Coral Bells|
|US Patent #||PP24574|
|EU Grant #||EU37062|
|Bloom Time||May, June, July|
|Foliage Color||Black, Pink, Purple, Red|
|Exposure||Full Sun, Part Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|How Different?||Compared to 'Midnight Rose', it has fewer and shorter flowers and foliage that is a warm red brown with hot pink splotches rather than purple black.|
|Landscape Value||Use as an accent or mass planting in the landscape or container.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||9" / 12" / 14"|
|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, Winter Color|
|Comments||"Best of Species" in Penn. State Trials 2013.|
To infinity and beyond! A brand variegated creation from TERRA NOVA® with large leathery leaves heavily variegated with spots of hot pink on a very dark background. Leaves emerge a startling bright red, and turn darker as they age, the variegation on the other hand gets lighter colored and more noticeable as the season progresses. 'Galaxy' will love heat and humidity, but performs very well in cool climates too.
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderatley between waterings.|
|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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