Week 18 – May 08, 2021

Plant Information

Heuchera Melting Fire

  • Heuchera Melting Fire - Bloom
  • Heuchera Melting Fire - Landscape
Growing Information:
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Heuchera x hybrida

Common Name: Coral Bells

Hardiness Zone: 4a - 8b

Hardiness Degree: -30°F (-34.4°C)

Blooming Season: Early Spring, Spring

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance

Water: Light

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 16 - 20" (41 - 51cm)

Height: 8 - 18" (20 - 46cm)

Width: 12 - 14" (30 - 36cm)

Exposure: Shade, Partial Sun

General Information: Strong, curled foliage with intense purple-red color on mature leaves. Young leaves on a full-grown plant are bright blood red. Flower stems are also deep red and carry clusters of very small white flowers.

Grower Information:

Plug crop time: 8 to 10 weeks
Transplant to finish: 12 to 16 weeks

  • Uniform, excellent-quality plant is cost-effective and easy to grow as a plug.
  • Strong garden performer has good weather tolerance.
  • Large plants have strong curled leaves in intense purple-red.
  • True tissue culture alternative.
Foliage height: 8 in./20 cm
Flower height: 18 in./46 cm

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Protection Information: EU PBR20557