Heuchera ‘Autumn Leaves’
Alum root ‘Autumn Leaves’, Coral bells ‘Autumn Leaves’, Coral flower ‘Autumn Leaves’, Fancy-leaf coral bells ‘Autumn Leaves’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Autumn Leaves’ _ ‘Autumn Leaves’ is a clump-forming, mounded, semi-evergreen to evergreen perennial with rounded, lobed leaves, bright red to reddish-pink in spring, pale brown to reddish-brown in summer, and turning deep red in autumn. Slender, wiry, deep red stems bear open panicles of small, creamy-white flowers in summer.
Cream in Summer
Reddish pink, Bright-red in Spring; Reddish-brown, Pale-brown in Summer; Red in Autumn; Red in Winter
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Vine weevil , Leaf and bud eelworms
Remove faded flower spikes. Cut back any dead or untidy foliage in autumn or spring.
Divide in autumn.
WHERE TO GROW
Heuchera ‘Autumn Leaves’ (Alum root ‘Autumn Leaves’) will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.
Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, Waterside, Banks and Slopes, City, Ground Cover, Underplanting
Plant in fertile, moist but well-drained, neutral soil in sun or partial shade. Rootstock tends to lift out of the ground so mulch annually or lift and replant. Mulch in spring.
Moist but well-drained
Partial Shade, Full Shade, Full Sun
North, South, East, West