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Rio in the summer Courtesy of Terra Nova Nursery


Heuchera x 'Rio' PPAF Plant propagation prohibited

RIO CORAL BELLS

Breeder
Buy Rio Coral Bells online. A multicolored plant named for a vibrant city. New leaves open peach-amber, change to amber, then to tan, and finally to yellow amber. Lovely at every season. Beautiful, short maroon flower spikes with white flowers.. A large and vigorous plant that is a great garden performer and a container star.

Height:

12-14 Inches

Spread:

12-14 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

4-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Brand*
  • Terra Nova
Cultural Information*
  • Root Rot - Low Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Moderate Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • White
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Red/Brilliant Red
  • Orange/Brilliant Orange
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Red
  • Orange
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Orange
  • Red
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Dark Green
Leaf Type*
  • Semi-Evergreen
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Average
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Well-Drained
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Moist
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
Propagation Methods*
  • Tissue Culture
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Year-Round
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Winter
  • Summer
  • Summer Flowering
  • Spring
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Dappled Shade in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Shade in Southern States
Uses*
  • Understory Planting
  • Accent Plant
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Rock Gardens
  • Mass Planting
  • Rain Garden
  • Under Power Lines
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Heuchera is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions, however avoid wet areas and soil conditions that do not drain well. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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