February 4, 2023
Heuchera 'Cherry Cola'

Heuchera ‘Cherry Cola’ is a compact variety of Heuchera, also called Fancy-leaf Coral Bells and Alum root ‘Cherry Cola’. It is a clump-forming, herbaceous, perennial. Heuchera ‘Cherry Cola’ is part of the Saxifragaceae family of plants. It is a fast grower with beautiful reddish-brown leaves and red flowers. Frankly, the leaves are so colorful you don’t need the flowers to complement the landscape.

It grows to about 15in or about 40cm high and produces flowers in late spring and summer. You may plant it in the sun but preferably partial shade in fertile, well-drained soil. Heuchera ‘Cherry Cola’ can also do alright in full shade.

It likes moistness so water deeply, but not in the dormant seasons. You can feed it in the growing season. Cut back the dead flowers in spring. Protect it from the frost in the winter. Propagate by division in autumn.

Heuchera 'Cherry Cola'
Heuchera on landscaping by Jubilee Walkway, London, UK
Heuchera 'Cherry Cola'

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