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Heuchera 'Harvest Silver'
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Plant Type: Hostas

Heuchera 'Harvest Silver' is happiest in part sun to part shade settings, and will tolerate full sun where summers are cool. Although somewhat tolerant of drought once established, it prefers light moisture and reasonably rich, well-drained soil. This low-maintenance perennial is an excellent choice for mixed borders, woodland gardens, as an edging or groundcover, or in container compositions.

Heuchera is a diverse genus that comprises approximately 50 species and hundreds of hybrid cultivars. These hardy perennials are endemic to North America and are most commonly grown for their attractive basal clumps of evergreen, semi-evergreen or herbaceous foliage that comes in a variety of solid or variegated colors.


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Produces standout foliage displays in gardens and mixed containers. Thrives under short days and cooler temperatures of Autumn. Cold treatment required for flowering. Plants should be bulked under natural short days for a 4-8 week period. Mature, bulked up plants will respond more favorably to cold treatment.


Flower Color

Red

Foliage Color

Green

Plant Spread

18-24

Good Companions

Plant Height

12-16

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

4-8

Soil Moisture

low to average water needs

Characteristics & Attributes


Attributes

Accent Plant, Border Plant, Mass Planting, Container Plant, Pond side

Bloom Time

Late spring, early summer

Critter Resistance

Exposure

Full sun to part shade

Growth Rate

Medium

Seasonal Interests

All season foliage interest!