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Heuchera pilosissima

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Heuchera pilosissima
Heuchera pilosissima
Heuchera pilosissima
Heuchera pilosissima

Species Name: Heuchera pilosissima
Common Name: Hairy Alum Root

Nice grape like leaves. Excellent mass planted in a dry shady hummingbird garden!

Plant Family: Saxifragaceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 1-2' H x 1-2' W
Growth Habit: Clumping rosettes
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Part sun to shade
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Occasional to moderate
Cold Hardy to: Frost tender
Flower Season: Spring
Flower Color: White
Endangered?: Not Listed
Distribution: North and Central Coast, Outer South Coast Range
Natural Habitat: Ocean bluffs, shaded slopes. Elevation: below 1500'

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