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Heuchera ‘Beaujolais’

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Summary

Heuchera ‘Beaujolais’ is a large and vigorous cultivar with wine colored foliage that fades to dark green. The plants would have rated higher if evaluated solely for their habit; however, they were consistently afflicted with fungal leaf spot in late summer. 2013 was a particularly bad year when the leaves look pallid and dry. ‘Beaujolais’ does have an outstanding floral display with large panicles of tiny, light-pink flowers. When grown in full sun, ‘Beaujolais’ experienced significant burning and discoloration, and is thus recommended for part shade – full shade conditions.


Details

  • Rating
    3.7 
  • Common Name
    Beaujolais alumroot  
  • Bloom Period
    late May – early August 
  • Size
    14” x 32” x 24” (h x w x flower hgt.) 
  • Flower Color
    light pink 
  • Floral Display
    outstanding 
  • Sun Tolerance
    4 hours or less