Foamy Bells (XHeucherella 'Buttered Rum') in the Foamy Bells Database

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 6 to 8 inches (10 inches when in bloom)
Plant Spread: 12 to 14 inches
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Semi-evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Uses: Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Tolerates dry shade
Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP25,040

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Posted by NHJenDion (Southern NH - Zone 5b) on May 13, 2019 1:56 PM

I have been collecting heuchera and heucherella for many years, and have had several varieties of Heucherella...none of which have been particularly outstanding...Except for this one. This plant is hardy (I am in Zone 5, though I do have this planted on the east side of the house and it only gets a couple of hours of noontime sun). It grows at a faster clip than any other heucherella I have had, and seems unfazed by anything that happens in the garden. Definitely worth having.

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