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Heuchera americana<br/> Dale's Strain
Heuchera americana
Dale's Strain


Dales Strain is a pretty foliage plant that is best used as a Groundcover, Grouping or Mass Planting. It tolerates heat and drought and will thrive in dry Shade Gardens.

Height 12-18".
Morning sun afternoon shade.
Zone 4.

Heuchera americana<br/>Marvelous Marble
Heuchera americana
Marvelous Marble


Marvelous Marble is a terrific foliage plant for adding a touch of color in a shady garden. It is one of the first Coral Bells from seed to produce plants that change color throughout the different seasons. The lobed leaves emerge purple in spring maturing to deep green with heavy reddish-purple veining and a light silver overlay later in the season. Small white bell flowers appear in late spring.

Height 1-2'.
Morning sun to shade.
Zone 4.

Heuchera micrantha <br/> Palace Purple
Heuchera micrantha
Palace Purple


Foliage is deep purple in spring, fading to bronze in summer. Blooms a Small whitish color flower. Blooms June- July. Grows 12 to 18 inches wide.

Height 12-20".
Shade and morning sun.
Zone 4.

Heuchera saguinea <br/> Coral Forest
Heuchera saguinea
Coral Forest


These beautiful plants are simple to grow with attractive foliage. The vibrant coral-red bells sit atop the 12-15 stems. The stalks of Coral Forest are a bit shorter than other varieties of Heuchera helping them stay upright. Coral Forest blooms heavily in early summetr, and will keep sending a few flower stalks up most of the summer. The hummingbirds really love them.

Height 12-16".
Morning sun afternoon shade.
Zone 3


Ajuga is a good ground cover for part shade to full sun.

Phlox is a good ground cover for part shade to full sun. Looks great flowing over a rock wall.

Sedum is a good ground cover for full sun and is drought tolerant. It also works great on Green Roofs.