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Palace Purple Coral Bells(15 of 15)

Heuchera micrantha 'Palace Purple'--Palace Purple Coral Bells

- Herbaceous evergreen perennial with purple leaves and veins
- Plant in partial shade
- Fertilize in spring; divide in spring, if needed, when new foliage appears
- Height: 9-12 inches
- Width: 9-12 inches, slowly spreading
- Hardy in USDA zones 4-9

Zones 4-5: Plant in spring to avoid winter heaving; plant in partial shade; avoid exposure to salt; mulch heavily after first frost; pull back mulch in spring.

Zones 6-8: Plant in spring; plant in partial shade; mulch after first frost; pull back mulch in spring.

Zone 9: Plant in spring; plant in partial shade; mulch in fall; pull back mulch in spring.

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