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Heuchera villosa 'Caramel'

Hairy Alum Root (Transitional Plant)

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Heuchera villosa (Hairy Alum Root)

Bright apricot-colored new growth fades to soft amber by summer. Fall color is an intense salmon red. Its lobed fuzzy foliage stays clean. Cultivar of eastern US native species that is plenty hardy and unsurpassed for longevity, even in the prolonged heat and humidity of the South. Long panicles of creamy white flowers in late summer.

Additional Information:

12-18 Inches


18-24 Inches


Bloom/Seasonal Color

USDA Hardiness Zone 4-9

Home Owner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Good Companions
Goldie's Fern (Dryopteris goldiana), Marginal Shield Fern (Dryopteris marginalis), Virginia Sweetspire (Itea virginica)

Characteristics & Attributes

Hydrologic Designation


USFS MO Ecological Map