Heucherella 'Kimono'Heucherella 'Kimono'

Heucherella ‘Kimono’

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This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our Licensees or Retail Sources.

Has an indescribable ornamentation of silvers, purples, and greens. The narrow, deeply dissected foliage with a dark chocolate center stripe is topped by summer blooms of creamy white. Tony Avent of Plant Delights was simply blown away with this plant and reports that 'Kimono' thrives in his southern garden. Killer metallic-rose winter color. Winner of the Medaille d'Argent in France in 2003 and an Award of Garden Merit.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 12″ / 30″ / 20″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s): June, July

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SKU: HERKIM Categories: ,
Common Name Foamy bells
Family Saxifragaceae
Genus Heucherella
species hybrid
Plant Type Perennial
US Patent # --
EU Grant # EU13668
Bloom Time June, July
Flower Color White
Foliage Color Green, Red
Dormancy Winter
Exposure Part Shade, Full Shade
Growth Habit Mounding
Growth Rate Fast
Hardiness Zone 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
How Different? 'Kimono' has a very large habit and large well-marked leaves. It has H. americana breeding. Compared to 'Tapestry' it is bigger and more silver green colored.
Landscape Value Mass planting, accent, container, border, mixed beds.
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Persistence Evergreen
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 12" / 30" / 20"
Soil (Garden) Prefers well-drained, humus rich Soil (Garden)s.
Water (Garden) Average. They like more moisture than the Heuchera.
Special Uses Award Winners, Deep South, Winter Color
Comments Heucherella don't need to be lifted and replanted like many Heuchera. Kimono is one of the largest mounding Heucherella, making it an excellent landscape plant. Long lived. Tony Avent of Plant Delights reports that 'Kimono' thrives in his southern garden. Killer metallic-rose winter color. Winner of the Medaille d'Argent in France in 2003 and an Award of Garden Merit.
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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