|Common Name||Foamy bells|
|US Patent #||PP21296|
|EU Grant #||EU29291|
|Bloom Time||June, July|
|Foliage Color||Brown, Orange, Pink, Red|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|How Different?||'Sweet Tea' has a large habit, amazing red orange spring and fall color, and cut leaves. The foliage darkens in the summer and winter.|
|Landscape Value||Shade garden, woodland garden, container, mixed beds or under-story.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||20" / 28" / 27"|
|Soil (Garden)||Prefers well-drained, humus rich soils.|
|Water (Garden)||Average. They like more moisture than the Heuchera.|
|Special Uses||Deep South, Winter Color|
Heucherella ‘Sweet Tea’
Spring leaves like cinnamon stars. These big, palmately cut leaves darken in the summer and lighten up again in the fall. Its H. villosa breeding gives it a big bold habit. An instant classic for containers and garden.
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 20″ / 28″ / 27″
Exposure: Part 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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