Coral Bells (Heuchera 'Peppermint') in the Coral Bells Database

Data specific to Coral Bells (Edit)
Mature Plant Size: 5 - 9 inches tall x 9 inches wide.
Comments: Miniature deep green leaves, veiled in silver white. Pink flowers darken to deep pink. Very long blooming. Attracts Butterflies and Hummingbirds. Drought tolerant. Winter color. Part of the Little Cutie series.
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 Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 5 - 9 inches
Plant Spread: 9 inches
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Other: Miniature deep green leaves, veiled in silver white
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Other: May, June, July, August, September, October
Uses: Provides winter interest
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Leaf
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP24,563 (2014); EU37058


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