Coral Bells, Alumroot, Coralbells, Alum Root
Heuchera 'Crimson Curls'

Family: Saxifragaceae (saks-ih-frag-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Heuchera (HEW-ker-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Crimson Curls
Additional cultivar information:(PP13729)
Hybridized by Brown
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Category:

Perennials

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 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:

Sun to Partial Shade

Bloom Color:

Cream/Tan

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

7.9 to 8.5 (alkaline)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

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

Foliage Color:

Burgundy

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Clayton, California

Fresno, California

Sacramento, California

San Jose, California

Susanville, California

Mount Prospect, Illinois

Frederick, Maryland

Dracut, Massachusetts

Isle, Minnesota

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Byhalia, Mississippi

Whitehouse Station, New Jersey

Elba, New York

Pekin, North Dakota

Portland, Oregon

Mercer, Pennsylvania

Norristown, Pennsylvania

Fort Worth, Texas

Lexington, Virginia

Poulsbo, Washington

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Gardeners' Notes:

0
positives
1
neutral
1
negative
RatingContent
Negative

On Apr 19, 2015, bottlegreen from Saint Paul, MN wrote:

I bought three of these gorgeous plants last summer. Two died over the winter, and the third is a pathetic shadow of its former self; I'll probably have to hoick it, too.

Neutral

On Apr 17, 2008, Malus2006 from Coon Rapids, MN (Zone 4a) wrote:

I have one brought later in the season - it was very hot and drought year - 2007 - so I planted it still in pot and watered frequently - after the winter, it died. That's why I give it a neutral.