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x Heucherella

Saxifragaceae
Perennials, Flowers

These hybrids combine the flowering habit of coral bells (Heuchera) with the heart-shaped leaves of foamflower (Tiarella cordifolia). Most produce foliage clumps to 4–6 in. high and about 1 ft. wide; leaves are deeply lobed and up to 4 in. across. Late spring or summer blooms of pink or white are held on thin stalks 1–2 ft. high, creating a candlelike effect. Excellent choice for shaded rock gardens or as a woodland groundcover. Require rich, well-drained soil.

x Heucherella tiarelloides

Light green leaves and sprays of pink flowers from spring to midsummer, often with repeat bloom in autumn.

X Heucherella ‘Kimono’ (photo courtesy of Terra Nova Nurseries, Inc.)
X Heucherella ‘Kimono’ (photo courtesy of Terra Nova Nurseries, Inc.)

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x Heucherella ‘Kimono’

Deeply lobed leaves patterned green and silver with purple veins and a dark central stripe; flowers are tawny white and not showy. Clumps reach 1 ft. high and at least twice as wide.

x Heucherella ‘Stoplight’ (photo courtesy of Terra Nova Nurseries, Inc.)
x Heucherella ‘Stoplight’ (photo courtesy of Terra Nova Nurseries, Inc.)

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x Heucherella ‘Stoplight’

Large chartreuse to lime green leaves are veined and centered with bright red; white blossoms.

x Heucherella ‘Sweet Tea’ (photo courtesy of Terra Nova Nurseries, Inc.)
x Heucherella ‘Sweet Tea’ (photo courtesy of Terra Nova Nurseries, Inc.)

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x Heucherella ‘Sweet Tea’

Large, rich apricot orange leaves are veined and centered in burgundy; flowers are white. Foliage mound reaches 1 1/2 ft. high and 2 ft. wide.

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