Coral Bells (Heuchera Dolce® Key Lime Pie) in the Coral Bells Database

Trade name information:
Series: Dolce®
Trade Name: Key Lime Pie
Cultivar name: 'Tnheu042'
Data specific to Coral Bells (Edit)
USDA Zone Range: 4
Water Requirements: Average
Does Not Like Wet Feet

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Plant Height: 8-16 inches
Plant Spread: 10-14 inches
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Groundcover
Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Leaf
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP: 16735 Can. Can.: 2564

11:50 am. Hoar Frost highlights the leaves of this Heuchera.

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Posted by NHJenDion (Southern NH - Zone 5b) on Nov 25, 2013 12:54 PM

This variety is one of my favorites. It brightens up any shady area like a ray of sunshine. Petite size works well towards the front of the border. Moderate to fast grower for me in zn 5 - rich/humusy soil with supplemental watering (not irrigated). Easy divider. I have only grown this plant in nearly to full shade, because the coloration lends itself so well as a beacon of light, so I can't say how it would perform with more sun.

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