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Heuchera cylindrica var. alpina

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Species Name: Heuchera cylindrica var. alpina
Common Name: Rounded Alumroot or Coral Bells

Excellent hummingbird plant. Beautiful in shaded woodland garden. Easy to grow, does well at high elevations and is not frost tender.

Plant Family: Saxifragaceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 1'h x 2'w
Growth Habit: Clumping rosettes
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Shade to part sun
Soil Preference: Rocky
Water Requirements: Semi-moist
Cold Hardy to: 15 degrees F
Flower Season: Spring
Flower Color: White-Pink
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Modoc Plateau
Natural Habitat: Rocky banks and slopes from 3300-10,600'

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