Coral Bells, Alumroot, Coralbells, Alum Root 'Regina'

Heuchera

Family: Saxifragaceae (saks-ih-frag-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Heuchera (HEW-ker-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Regina
» View all varieties of Heucheras
View this plant in a garden

Category:

Perennials

Height:

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:

Sun to Partial Shade

Bloom Color:

Pink

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:

Dark/Black

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:

,

Greenville, Indiana

West Friendship, Maryland

Hopkins, Minnesota

Glouster, Ohio

Clarksville, Tennessee

Big Stone Gap, Virginia

Appleton, Wisconsin

Deerfield, Wisconsin

Minocqua, Wisconsin

show all

Gardeners' Notes:

2
positives
0
neutrals
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Aug 29, 2013, ms_greenjeans from Hopkins, MN (Zone 4a) wrote:

Regina is the coral bells that I plant for its flowers. I have three on a hillside that have been blooming nonstop from late May to late August, and they show no signs of slowing down. The flowers are a bright pink, almost red. This heuchera can take sun, drought, heat, shade, whatever you throw at it. I have at least a dozen heuchera varieties in my yard, and if I could only choose one, this would be it.

Positive

On Mar 13, 2003, primrosepath wrote:

'Regina' is a tall Heuchera, with silver and burgundy foliage to about 10" and sprays of pink flowers to 36". It was given an RHS Award of Garden Merit in 2002.

BACK TO TOP