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Prairie Alumroot (Heuchera richardsonii) - Wildflowers

Directory of Wildflowers

Prairie Alumroot
Heuchera richardsonii

Prairie Alumroot in flower
Prairie Alumroot in flower

Quick Profile

Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
 
Mature Height
2 - 4 Feet
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
3 - 9 
 
Native To:
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Michigan
Missouri
Wisconsin
 
Soil Conditions
Dry
Moist, Well-Drained
 
Bloom Color
Green
 
Bloom Season
June - July
 

Features

Clusters of rounded leaves and tall open spikes of small, greenish flowers.

Culture

Light shade to full sun; moist, well drained to slightly dry sites.

Notes

Found in prairies.