|US Patent #||PP25040|
|EU Grant #||EU39500|
|Bloom Time||June, July|
|Foliage Color||Brown, Purple, Red|
|Exposure||Full Sun, Part Shade, Full Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|How Different?||Compared to 'Sweet Tea' or 'Brass Lantern', it is more compact and low. It has glossy foliage that keeps good color all year round. Very clean look year round as rarely blooms and blooms are on short stems.|
|Landscape Value||Mass planting, accent, container, border or mixed beds.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||7" / 15" / 10"|
|Soil (Garden)||Prefers well-drained, humus rich soils.|
|Water (Garden)||Average. They like more moisture than the Heuchera.|
|Special Uses||Deep South, Winter Color|
|Comments||One of 6 top performers at the S. Mississippi State Trials in 2013. Good ratings and survival at Colorado State Perennial Trials 2013.|
Heucherella ‘Buttered Rum’
Caramel-dipped, deeply-cut maple leaves adorn this aptly named plant from spring to summer. In fall, the cool weather burnishes the leaves to a lovely rose red – a perfect complement to fall-planted containers. Grows into a medium size mound that's perfect in the landscape. Try it in a vertical planting with contrasting purple leaved varieties of Heuchera. These won't stay on the racks!
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 7″ / 15″ / 10″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Sun, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s): June, July
|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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