|Common Name||Coral bells|
|US Patent #||PP18009|
|EU Grant #||EU23082|
|Bloom Time||June, July|
|Foliage Color||Green, Red|
|Exposure||Part Shade, Full Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|How Different?||'Peppermint Spice' has rose pink flowers on medium stems over 'Green Spice'-like foliage.|
|Landscape Value||Shade garden in mass planting, accent, under high branching shrubs.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||8" / 12" / 18"|
|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||Lift the plant and replant in late summer or early autumn every few years with the crown just above the Soil (Garden) to remove the leggy look.|
Heuchera ‘Peppermint Spice’
The first Heuchera with the lovely 'Green Spice'-type foliage combined with H. sanguinea type rose pink flowers. Flowers are shorter than 'Green Spice' but taller than the compact forms, giving a niche in Heuchera-dom.
|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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