Heucherella villosa Alabama Sunrise

Type: Perennials, Groundcovers
Height: Short 12" (20" in flower) (Plant 20" apart)
Bloom Time: Late Spring to Early Summer
Sun-Shade: Half Sun/ Half Shade to Mostly Shady
Zones: 4-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal
Flower / Accent: White / White
Patent: #19,611
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
Each season brings a new look! Early foliage is golden green with deep red veining. Leaves of Alabama Sunrise are deeply incised and large. Late summer leaves are deeper green with red veins, and finally, fall foliage turns to glowing orange-pink. The H. villosa parentage makes this a vigorous, heat and drought tolerant steamy-summer-loving selection. White flowering.

Features to Note:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Groundcovers
  • OK in Containers
  • Dry Shade Tolerant
  • Web Exclusive
  • Humidity Tolerant

Heucherella General Information:

Heucherella are an interesting cross of Heuchera and Tiarella. Forms an expanding mound flowering in late spring into early summer with strong leaf colors and great flowers. Versatile - excelling in the north, as well as the heat and humidity of the South. If grown in full sun, will need more moisture.

Heucherella Plant Care:

Remove old stems of faded flowers for additional bloom and to tidy up so that the attractive foliage can be appreciated. Can be divided every 3-4 years in early spring. Remove and discard the old woody parts of the crown. In cold climates, winter mulch applied after the ground freezes will help prevent root heaving.

$13.95 ea.
(3+) $13.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: HEAS