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Heuchera villosa 'Big Top Gold'

Big Top Gold Coral Bells

Coral Bells

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Dainty spikes of creamy bells rise from a large, dense mound of coppery green foliage, contrasted by purple-red undersides; amazing color addition with great versatility; keep soil moist in heat of summer

Description

Dainty spikes of creamy bells rise from a large, dense mound of coppery green foliage, contrasted by purple-red undersides; amazing color addition with great versatility; keep soil moist in heat of summer

Landscape Attributes

Big Top Gold 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.

Big Top Gold Coral Bells is recommended for the following landscape applications;

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

Planting & Growing

Big Top Gold Coral Bells will grow to be about 16 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 26 inches. When grown in masses or used as a bedding plant, individual plants should be spaced approximately 22 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

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Spread:

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Soil Type:

20 inches

26 inches

Deer Resistant:

false

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