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Heuchera x 'Black Taffeta' PPAF Plant propagation prohibited

BLACK TAFFETA CORAL BELLS

Breeder
Buy Black Taffeta Coral Bells online. Black Taffeta Coral Bells has silky, black foliage chicly ruffled as if it was launched from a Parisian fashion house! Large, glossy leaves in perfect proportion to the plant. You've got to see this one in person to fully appreciate its charm and elegance.

Height:

10-12 Inches

Spread:

12-15 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

4-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Brand*
  • Terra Nova
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Scorch - Moderate Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - Low Resistance
Flower Color*
  • White
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Burgundy/Crimson/Maroon
  • Purple/Brilliant Purple
  • Multi/Variegated
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Purple
  • Multi/Variegated
  • Burgundy/Crimson
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Purple
  • Burgundy/Crimson
  • Multi/Variegated
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Purple/Dark Purple
  • Multi/Variegated
  • Burgundy/Crimson/Maroon
  • Dark Green
Leaf Type*
  • Semi-Evergreen
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Average
  • Well-Drained
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Moist
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Salt Tolerant
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
  • Tissue Culture
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
  • Rain Garden
  • Rock Gardens
  • Mass Planting
  • 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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