Coral Bells (Heuchera 'Berry Smoothie') in the Coral Bells Database

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Data specific to Coral Bells (Edit)
Mature Plant Size: 28 inches x 20 inches
USDA Zone Range: 4
5
6
7
8
9
Water Requirements: Average
Does Not Like Wet Feet

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Spread: 20 inches
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Semi-evergreen
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Purple
White
Flower Time: Spring
Other: May, June
Inflorescence Height: 28 inches
Foliage Mound Height: 18 inches
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Provides winter interest
Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Leaf
Cuttings: Root
Division
Crowns
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP21871; EU29052

Leaf color close up.

Photo gallery:
Date: 2012-09-05
By Tepelus
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Location: Vaughan, ON, CanadaDate: 2010-05-23Often has a lot of variation in the leaf colour for me. Here, as
By Anne
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Location: Vaughan, ON, Canada (Zone 5b)Date: 2014-09-27
By Anne
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar BCDate: 2016-05-02 12:37 pm. Fascinating colour of leaves.
By HemNorth
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Location: Lincoln NE zone 5Date: 2019-06-09
By stilldew
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Location: Shade Garden Date: Mid Summer
By NJBob
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Date: 2009-07-20Photo courtesy Terra Nova Nurseries,Inc. www.terranovanurseries.c
By NJBob
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Location: My garden in Northern KYDate: 2012-03-27Planted last year.
By Marilyn
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Location: Vaughan, ON, CanadaDate: 2012-08-06Back to a fair bit of variation in the foliage colour by August.
By Anne
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Location: Vaughan, ON, CanadaDate: 2012-06-24After a couple years of being choked by other plants in the shadi
By Anne
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Date: 2012-04-17
By Tepelus
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar BCDate: 2014-05-23 8:31 pm. Splendid rosy leaves.
By HemNorth
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-02One year in my garden.
By csandt
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Location: WashingtonDate: 2016-04-18
By Patty
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Location: Longwood Gardens, Kennet Square, Pennsylvania USADate: 2019-07-06
By csandt
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Comments:
Posted by ssgardener (Silver Spring, MD - Zone 7a) on Mar 12, 2013 8:26 AM

It really is as pink as it looks in the pictures. The leaves are huge and stayed completely evergreen for me over a mild zone 7 winter. I can't even remember if it bloomed for me last year, but it's the leaves that are the star anyway. Doesn't seem at all bothered by slugs.

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