|Common Name||Alum root|
|Plant Series||Heuchera RUFFLES™ Series|
|US Patent #||PP25605|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Bloom Time||May, June|
|Foliage Color||Black, Purple, Red|
|Exposure||Full Sun, Part Shade, Full Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|How Different?||Darker than 'Chocolate Ruffles' and with larger leaves and more H. villosa breeding with the H. micrantha. Compared to 'Black Taffeta', it has longer leaves with more of a purple tint, is less glossy, more lobed, and has smaller, less showy flowers.|
|Landscape Value||Container accent, shade accent, mass planting, mixed beds.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||13" / 25" / 22"|
|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, Low Water Usage, Pollinator Attractor, Winter Color|
|Comments||Given 5/5 points in trials at Disneyworld in Florida warm season 2016. HGTV sells as HECK-OF-A-HEUCHERA™ Incrediblack™.|
Heuchera ‘Midnight Ruffles’
Our RUFFLES™ series have H. villosa breeding which gives them a larger leaf and plant size, better heat and humidity tolerance, as well as good cold-tolerance. Vigorous is the word! 'Midnight Ruffles' has large, very ruffled, red brown to almost black leaves. The shiny foliage with its crisply ruffled leaves shows its purple backs, which are delightful to view. Great in full sun in Oregon.
|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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