|Common Name||Coral bells|
|Plant Series||Heuchera CITY™ Collection|
|US Patent #||PP21859|
|EU Grant #||EU29067|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||10" / 12" / 18"|
|Finish Time||Medium (6-8 Weeks)|
|Bloom Time||May, June, July, August, September|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Flowering Season||Spring, Summer|
|Leaf Color||Purple, Silver|
|Soil||Moderately well drained, organic soil types are best.|
|pH||5.5 - 6.5|
|Exposure||Full Sun, Part Shade|
|Special Uses||Deep South, Hummingbird Attractor, Low Water Usage, Pollinator Attractor, Winter Color|
|Nutritional Needs||100 - 150 ppm|
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|Water (Garden)||Average, better too dry than too wet when established.|
|How Different?||It is a small leaf, front of the border type with purple leaves and white flowers. It repeat blooms like all the "city" named Heuchera.|
|Landscape Value||Edging, borders, container, mass planting.|
|Finish Time to 4"||4 - 6 weeks|
|Comments||Lift and replant in late summer or early fall every few years with the crown just above the soil.|
|Grower Notes||Be careful not to bury the crowns when planting.|
Tight mounds of silvery-purple leaves set forth white flowers on dark stems. 'Shanghai' had the best foliage through the worst winter in the last 40 years at the TERRA NOVA® test gardens. Ice, snow and rain didn't faze it! As Shanghai is a beacon to China, so Heuchera 'Shanghai' can be an inviting beacon of metallic silver to your garden. Reblooms all summer.
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