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Plant Details

Heuchera americana

Alumroot

Scientific Name:

Heuchera americana

Common Name:

Alumroot

Plant Family

Saxifragaceae (Saxifrage Family)

Native/Alien:

Native

Type:

Perennial

Bloom Color(s):

Greenish yellow

Size in Feet:

.5

Light:

Shade, Part Sun

Soil Moisture:

Mesic(*)

Bloom Time:

April, May, June

Notes:

Bloom spikes can grow to 2.5'

Blooming Plants in a Landscape

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Bloom Spikes

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Bloom close up

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Tom Harville

Typical leaves

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Atypical Leaves

Many selections have come from this species

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Tom Harville

Links:

USDA PLANTS Database Record


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