Heuchera ‘Purple Petticoats’
purple leaf coral bells
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The highly ruffled foliage on this vigorous and durable variety of coral bells is a plum purple. Sprays of dainty white flowers extend above this mounding perennial in late spring to early summer.
Plant Type: mounding perennial
Foliage Type: semi-evergreen
Plant Height: 2 ft. 0 in. (0.61 meters)
Plant Width/Spread: 2 ft. 0 in. (0.61 meters)
Hardiness: USDA Zones 4 to 9
Flower Color: white
Sun/Light Exposure: full sun to light or open shade
Water Requirements: occasional to regular watering
Seasonal Interest: colorful purple foliage from spring through fall
Wildlife Associations: bees, butterflies
Colors & Combos
Great Color Contrasts: chartreuse, cream, gold, orange, white, yellow
Great Color Partners: blue, pink, purple, red
- Culture Notes
- Plant heucheras in full sun to light or open shade. The soil can be average or sandy, but must be well-drained. Water at least occasionally during dry weather, but regular watering is important if grown in full sun.