|Common Name||Foamy bells|
|US Patent #||PP21150|
|EU Grant #||EU26477|
|Bloom Time||May, June, July, August|
|Foliage Color||Green, Lime, Purple, Red, Silver|
|Exposure||Part Shade, Full Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|How Different?||'Tapestry' has really well cut and marked leaves of a lovely blue green. It has nice, re-blooming, pink flowers.|
|Landscape Value||Mass planting, understory, mixed beds, containers for shade or part shade.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||7" / 16" / 20"|
|Soil (Garden)||Prefers well-drained, humus rich Soil (Garden)s.|
|Water (Garden)||Average. They like more moisture than the Heuchera.|
|Special Uses||Deep South, Winter Color|
|Comments||Performs equally well in Oregon as in the south. Has proven drought tolerant in Pennsylvania. Received the highest rating at MSU for container culture.|
Stunning multicolored and veiled foliage with free flowering stems of warm pink flowers. The dark-centered leaves are colored blue green in spring and summer and change to green with dark centers in fall and winter, leaves have blue iridescence. One of the best for the South.
|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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