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Tellima ‘Forest Frost’


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.


These Tellima are especially impressive in the fall and winter with their bronzy, quilted foliage. Spring brings fringed, chartreuse flowers, which fade to pink. Leaves are green with a silver overlay in summer.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 8″ / 10″ / 28″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s):

SKU: TELFORFRO Categories: ,
Common Name Fringe Cups
Family Saxifragaceae
Genus Tellima
species grandiflora
Plant Type Perennial
US Patent # --
EU Grant # --
Bloom Time --
Flower Color Green, Yellow
Foliage Color Green, Brown, Red, Silver
Dormancy --
Exposure Part Shade, Full Shade
Growth Habit Clumping
Growth Rate --
Hardiness Zone 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
How Different? Silver overlay.
Landscape Value Woodland garden.
Most Active Growing Season --
Persistence Evergreen
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 8" / 10" / 28"
Soil (Garden) Fertile, well drained soil with organic matter.
Water (Garden) Average
Special Uses Winter Color
Comments Consider this an evergreen.
Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
EC 0.6 – 0.9
pH 5.4 – 6.6
Fertility Needs 150 – 200 ppm
Finish Time to 4″ 5 – 7 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon
Day Length for Flowering
Tellima 'Forest Frost' - Product Profile
Tellima 'Forest Frost' - Growing Recipe

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