- Common Name(s):
- Native Plants, Wildflowers
Root has astringent qualities. Learn more about Heuchera spp.
Wildlife Value: Members of the genus Heuchera support the following specialized bee: Colletes aestivalis.
- Spring to early summer
- 1-3 ft.
- Each leaf has a long stalk and grows from the base of the plant; 7 to 9 shallowly lobed, toothed and heart-shaped leaves; 3-4 in. wide
- Flowering stalk is 1-2 ft. and almost leafless; small greenish purple bell-shaped flowers drooping from short branching stem; stamens tipped with orange anthers
- Dry, upland woods and rocky hillsides
- Life Cycle:
NCCES plant id: 2605