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Heuchera 'Electra'

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Family: Saxifragaceae (saks-ih-frag-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Heuchera (HEW-ker-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Electra

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Category:
Perennials

Height:
6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:
9-12 in. (22-30 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:
Full Shade

Bloom Color:
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:
Grown for foliage
Herbaceous
Chartreuse/Yellow
Veined

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

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Profile:

2 positives
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Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive JenDion On Jun 4, 2012, JenDion from Litchfield, NH (Zone 5b) wrote:

This variety is vigorous, and bounces back easily from division. Must have a shady location. Acts like a spotlight in the shade garden! Love it!

Positive PicketFenceIowa On Oct 6, 2010, PicketFenceIowa from Portsmouth, IA wrote:

Another winner in the Heuchera world.. I love it.. grew it this year 2010 spring and it grew fast and kept a nice color.

Regional...

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

Des Plaines, Illinois
Litchfield, New Hampshire
Wilsonville, Oregon
Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania



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