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Heuchera 'Berry Smoothie'

Family: Saxifragaceae (saks-ih-frag-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Heuchera (HEW-ker-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Berry Smoothie
Additional cultivar information:(PP21871)
Hybridized by Egger-Terra Nova Nurseries
Registered or introduced: 2009
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Category:

Perennials

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)

USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:

Light Shade

Partial to Full Shade

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Cream/Tan

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Herbaceous

Pink

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Berthoud, Colorado

Hebron, Kentucky

Marshall, Michigan

Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania

Madison, Wisconsin

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Jun 17, 2015, coriaceous from ROSLINDALE, MA wrote:

According to the patent application, this hybrid has the vigor and heat tolerance of its H. villosa ancestry.

US PP # 21871.

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On Feb 28, 2012, Gabrielle from (Zone 5a) wrote:

PPAF

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On Jan 15, 2011, edder from Deer Lodge, MT (Zone 4a) wrote:

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