Coral Bells (Heuchera 'Crimson Curls') in the Coral Bells Database

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Coral Bells
Give a thumbs up Alumroot
Give a thumbs up Coralbells
Give a thumbs up Alum Root

Data specific to Coral Bells (Edit)
Water Requirements: Average
Does Not Like Wet Feet

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Plant Height: 18
Plant Spread: 22
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Semi-evergreen
Other: Leaves emerge in the Spring as a deep red maroon color turning to grey green in the Summer. Leaves are also uniquely ruffled making this plant a 'must have' for any garden.
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Uses: Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Leaf
Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Awards and Recognitions: Other: 2014 Great Plants Picks Award Winner

Image

Photo gallery:
Image
By Calif_Sue
Give a thumbs up
Location: WashingtonDate: 2016-05-18
By Patty
Give a thumbs up
Location: WashingtonDate: 2016-09-08
By Patty
Give a thumbs up
Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-08-09
By csandt
Give a thumbs up
Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-01One year in my garden.
By csandt
Give a thumbs up
Location: My garden, Central NJDate: 9/14/14Heuchera Crimson Curls
By Njiris
Give a thumbs up

This plant is tagged in:
Image

Plant Events from our members
csandt On June 10, 2017 Obtained plant
» Post your own event for this plant

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Plant Identification by linjarvis Sep 6, 2015 9:27 PM 17
Red Heuchera by Carolyn22 Oct 30, 2014 3:26 PM 42
Heux Shipments by dormantsrule Jun 28, 2012 2:25 PM 37

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Coral Bells Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Coral Bells (Heuchera)

« Visit the Heucheras forum

« The Coral Bells Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by rocklady and is called "A Thorny Subject"