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Heuchera hybrida Mahagony

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Heuchera hybrida Mahagony Coral Bells, Alumroot,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
TBA Clumping, Dense

Small herbaceous plant with a dense clump of rounded leaves with scalloped edge. Heuchera's come in a spectacular variety of foliage colours and have beautiful small bell-like flowers on wiry, elevated stems from late Spring to Autumn. 'Mahogany' has purple foliage in Spring that changes to red in Summer and white flowers.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
15-30cm 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Groundcover, Mass Planting, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free, Rust

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Saxifragaceae NorthAmerica

Foliage Colour: Purple, Red
Flower Colour: White
Flower Fragrant: Yes
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate