(Heuchera micrantha ‘Palace Purple’)
The blackish-purple leaves have a metallic sheen and each one has the distinctive shape of a maple leaf with stems of cream flowers in spring/summer.
Palace Purple has masses of dainty spikes of cream, bell-shaped flowers from late spring to early summer.
POSITION & USES
Heucheras are a woodland plant requiring dappled shade and moderate watering. They make an excellent border plant or an eye catching mass planting display.
Plant in any reasonable garden soil with full sun to part shade. Best results are obtained in filtered light with a good covering of mulch. Remove old leaves and flowers in early summer. Water regularly with a deep watering when dry.
Regular applications of Seasol & PowerFeed – mid spring to mid autumn.
- Red can = Little water in hot, dry weather.
- Green can = Deep watering every few weeks in hot, dry weather.
- Blue can = Deep watering weekly in hot, dry weather.
Codes are a guide only and watering requirements will be affected by soil type, competition, mulching, wind and many other factors. Try to group plants with the same code in the one bed.
CAUTION: May be harmful if eaten.
|Plants Needed per Square Metre||4|
|Habit||A tight compact plant with attractive purple foliage and dainty flowers.|
|Position||Full Sun to Part Shade, Moderate Frost|