|Common Name||Foamy bells|
|US Patent #||PP22104|
|EU Grant #||EU32405 ('Golden Zebra')|
|Bloom Time||June, July|
|Foliage Color||Green, Lime, Red, Yellow|
|Exposure||Part Shade, Full Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|How Different?||It has an extremely cut leaf that is very well-marked. Compared to 'Alabama Sunset' it has a denser, mounding habit and has smaller leaves that are more cut and marked.|
|Landscape Value||Container, contrast, edging in shade or woodland garden, mass planting, mixed planting or under shrubs.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||8" / 15" / 18"|
|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||Small white flowers. Did great in Oklahoma 2011 after a really hot summer. Dallas Arboretum reports that it grows great there. Plant Delights Nursery in N. Carolina reports that it grows superbly there. HGTV sells as Golden Sizzle™.|
Heucherella ‘Gold Zebra’
A star performer in Oklahoma's hottest summer ever. 'Gold Zebra' is a plant with a twist. Bright yellow, feathery leaves are boldly marked with dark-red. A standout in containers or “Front and Center” of the border. Nice bronzing with frost.
|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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