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Heuchera

'Blackberry Ice'


Dolce® Blackberry Ice Coral Bells




Origin:  Proven Winners┬« perennial, a H. villosa hybrid.
Family
Saxifragaceae
Genus
Heuchera
Cultivar
'Blackberry Ice'
Category
Perennials
Registered Name
Dolce®
Patent Number
USPPAF, Can PBRAF
USDA Hardiness Zone
5
Canadian Hardiness Zone
4 - 6a
RHS Hardiness Zone
H7
Temperature (°C)
-29 - (-23)
Temperature (°F)
-20 - (-10)
Height
25 - 30 cm
Spread
45 - 55 cm
Photographs
Description and Growing Information
Flowering Period
July
General Description
A vigorous plant with beautiful purple foliage that is notably heat and humidity tolerant.
Landscape
Perennial plantings in gardens and borders or as a container plant.
Cultivation
Grow in full sun to partial shade in normal soil. Applying regular fertilizer will help performance and it is recommended to remove the flower stems after bloom to maintain a tidy appearance. Deadheading will not extend the bloom time. 'Blackberry Ice' is an especially heat and humidity tolerant cultivar.
Shape
A full, rounded clump.
Growth
Fast
Habitat
Horticultural origin.
Leaf Description
Leaves emerge a beautiful purple with black veining, maturing to develop a soft pewter overlay.
Flower Description
White flowers emerge in clusters on reddish-purple scapes.
Propagation
Propagate in autumn by division.
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