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‘Caramel’ heuchera

Heuchera 'Caramel'

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Heuchera ‘Caramel’ has H. villosa parentage, so it’s more tolerant of heat and humidity that other heacheras. It has glowing, apricot-hued foliage that grows up to 12 inches tall and 20 inches wide. Pink flowers appear in spring. This plant performs well in both garden beds and containers, or as a groundcover when planted en masse. It may be evergreen on warmer climates.

CareProvide full sun to partial shade and consistantly moist, well-drained soil. Shade is prefered in southern locations.

Propagation Divide clumps in spring.

Problems Occasional powdery mildew or leaf spots may occur.

  • Genus : Heuchera
  • Plant Height : 1 to 3 feet
  • Plant Width : 1 to 3 feet
  • Zones : 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
  • Uses : Containers, Ground Covers, Shade, Sun
  • Bloom Time : Early Summer, Late Spring, Spring, Summer
  • Tolerance : Frost Tolerant
  • Light : Full Sun
  • Moisture : Medium Moisture
  • Growth Rate : Moderate
  • Plant Type : Perennials
  • Flower Color : Pink
  • Characteristics : Showy Foliage
  • Plant Seasonal Interest : Spring Interest

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