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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
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 7b
Plant Height: 6 to 8 inches
Plant Spread: 8 to 12 inches
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Other: Maple-like leaves, green with deep crimson veining.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Other: Rose-pink buds open to white flowers
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Tolerates dry shade
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Stolons and runners
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP# 16,738

Photo courtesy of Terra Nova Nursery.

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Date: 2006-03-21Photo courtesy of Terra Nova Nursery.
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Location: Beautiful Tennessee Date: March 30, 2015spring color
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Location: In my newer shade garden in Wi.Date: May 31, 2011
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Photo Courtesy of Busse Gardens. Used with permission.
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Location: Shade Northwest N.J.Date: Sept.
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Photo Courtesy of Busse Gardens. Used with permission.
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Posted by NJBob (Vernon N.J. - Zone 6a) on Sep 20, 2011 3:03 PM

Just about the best flowering Tiarella.

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