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Heuchera 'Cajun Fire'

Cajun Fire Coral Bells

Coral Bells

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An attractive dark leaf variety with emerging red leaves that darken to brick red in summer; dainty white flower spikes stand out well; amazing contrast to other plants;great versatility; keep soil moist in heat of summer

Description

An attractive dark leaf variety with emerging red leaves that darken to brick red in summer; dainty white flower spikes stand out well; amazing contrast to other plants;great versatility; keep soil moist in heat of summer

Landscape Attributes

Cajun Fire Coral Bells is a dense herbaceous evergreen perennial with tall flower stalks held atop a low mound of foliage. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other garden plants with less refined foliage.

This is a relatively low maintenance plant, and should be cut back in late fall in preparation for winter. It is a good choice for attracting hummingbirds to your yard. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Cajun Fire Coral Bells is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Mass Planting;Rock/Alpine Gardens;Border Edging;General Garden Use;Groundcover;Container Planting

Planting & Growing

Cajun Fire Coral Bells will grow to be about 9 inches tall at maturity extending to 18 inches tall with the flowers, with a spread of 15 inches. When grown in masses or used as a bedding plant, individual plants should be spaced approximately 12 inches apart. Its foliage tends to remain low and dense right to the ground. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 10 years. As an evegreen perennial, this plant will typically keep its form and foliage year-round.

Light Requirement:

shade

full sun

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

4a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

9 inches (18 inches with the flowers)

15 inches

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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