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Heuchera 'You're So Vein'

You're So Vein Coral Bells

Coral Bells

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Dainty spikes of pink bells rise from a mound of chartreuse green foliage with a touch of silvering and overlaid with prominent bronze veins; amazing contrast to other plants, great versatility; keep soil moist in the heat of summer

Description

Dainty spikes of pink bells rise from a mound of chartreuse green foliage with a touch of silvering and overlaid with prominent bronze veins; amazing contrast to other plants, great versatility; keep soil moist in the heat of summer

Landscape Attributes

You're So Vein 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, but is not particularly attractive to deer who tend to leave it alone in favor of tastier treats. It has no significant negative characteristics.

You're So Vein Coral Bells is recommended for the following landscape applications;

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

Planting & Growing

You're So Vein Coral Bells will grow to be about 18 inches tall at maturity extending to 28 inches tall with the flowers, with a spread of 24 inches. When grown in masses or used as a bedding plant, individual plants should be spaced approximately 18 inches apart. Its foliage tends to remain dense right to the ground, not requiring facer plants in front. 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:

18 inches (28 inches with the flowers)

24 inches

Deer Resistant:

true

Fall Color

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