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Heuchera ‘Midnight Bayou’

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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.

Large maple-like leaves of purple with black veins and light pink-flowers. The leaf color changes with the season from red purple to silvered purple. The H. villosa heritage adds to the appeal of this bayou-beauty.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 11″ / 21″ / 28″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): May, June

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SKU: HEUMIDBAY Categories: ,
Common Name Alum root
Family Saxifragaceae
Genus Heuchera
species hybrid
Plant Type Perennial
US Patent # PP21858
EU Grant # --
Bloom Time May, June
Flower Color Pink
Foliage Color Black, Purple, Red
Dormancy Winter
Exposure Full Sun, Part Shade
Growth Habit Mounding
Growth Rate Fast
Hardiness Zone 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
How Different? It is a large leaf purple type with a summer veil. Compared to 'Amethyst Mist', it holds its purple through the summer. Compared to 'Frosted Violet' it has larger leaves that are more purple and are veiled and does well in sun or shade.
Landscape Value Mass planting, mixed beds, early spring bright purples, mixed container.
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Persistence Evergreen
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 11" / 21" / 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 Deep South, Hummingbird Attractor, Low Water Usage, Pollinator Attractor, Winter Color
Comments Likes hot summers, humidity.
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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