Heuchera 'Peach Melba'Heuchera 'Peach Melba'

Heuchera ‘Peach Melba’


This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our licensees. Please contact our sales department for more information at 800-215-9450.

Heuchera 'Peach Melba' has leaves that vary in color from peach to orange to rust with the hues and shadings changing with the seasons. Tiny, creamy pink flowers appear in spires in late spring on slender red stems rising above the foliage mound to 16″ tall.

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

SKU: HEUPEAMEL Categories: ,
Common Name Coral Bells
Family Saxifragaceae
Genus Heuchera
species hybrid
Plant Type Perennial
Persistence Evergreen
US Patent # PP17131
EU Grant # EU20612 ('TNHEU043')
Hardiness Zone 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Growth Habit Mounding
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 9" / 16" / 16"
Finish Time Medium (6-8 Weeks)
Bloom Time May, June
Growth Rate Fast
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Flowering Season Spring
Flower Color Pink
Leaf Color Green, Orange, Pink, Red
Soil Moderately well drained, organic soil types are best.
pH 5.5 - 6.5
Exposure Part Shade, Full Shade
Special Uses Deep South, Hummingbird Attractor, Low Water Usage, Pollinator Attractor, Winter Color
Nutritional Needs 100 - 150 ppm
Dormancy Winter
Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
Water (Garden) Average, better too dry than too wet when established.
How Different? --
Landscape Value Use in mass planting, mixed beds, or containers.
Finish Time to 4" 4 to 6 weeks
Comments DOLCE® Heuchera Series (which includes the following TERRA NOVA® Plants: Crème Brulee, Key Lime Pie, Licorice, and Peach Melba) won 29 awards according to Proven Winners. Including: Top Performer, Mississippi State; Excellent Rating, Boerner Botanical Garden, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Gardener's Choice, National Arboretum; Top Performer, Ohio State. 2009 2005 Classic City Awards University of Georgia 2005 Top Performer Turtle Bay 2005 Top 5 Mississippi State University - Fall Trial
Grower Notes Be careful not to bury the crowns when planting.
Heuchera 'Peach Melba' - Product Profile
Heuchera 'Peach Melba' - Growing Recipe

All photography is property and © of TERRA NOVA® Nurseries, and is only to be used for promotional material related to TERRA NOVA® products.

Please credit TERRA NOVA® Nurseries in the following manner:
Photo(s) courtesy of TERRA NOVA® Nurseries, Inc.

Heuchera 'Peach Melba'

Our tags are produced using Adobe Illustrator (.ai) format.

Heuchera 'Peach Melba' - Tag