Heuchera ‘Velvet Night’

purple leaf coral bells

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Outstanding Qualities

The silvery stained-glassed foliage is set against a dusky purple back drop on this dynamic and robust variety of coral bells. Sprays of dainty white flowers extend above this mounding perennial in late spring to early summer.

Quick Facts

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: silvery purple foliage from spring through fall

Wildlife Associations: bees, butterflies

Colors & Combos

Great Color Contrasts: chartreuse, orange, white, yellow

Great Color Partners: lavender, pink, purple, rose, silver

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.