Silver Gumdrop Coral Bells: Heuchera 'Silver Gumdrop' - 1GAL Pot CM Tall
Heuchera 'Silver Gumdrop' features silver leaves with purple veins and white flowers on wiry stems.
Caring for Heuchera, commonly known as Coral Bells or Alumroot, involves providing it with the right growing conditions and regular maintenance. Heuchera plants thrive in partial shade to full sun, depending on the variety. Plant them in well-draining soil enriched with organic matter. Water the plants regularly to keep the soil evenly moist, but avoid overwatering to prevent root rot. Mulching around the base of the plants helps retain moisture and suppress weeds. Deadhead spent flowers to promote continuous blooming and remove any damaged or yellowing leaves. Prune the plants in early spring to remove any dead or leggy growth and maintain their shape. Heuchera is generally resistant to pests and diseases but monitor for any signs of trouble. With proper care, your Heuchera will reward you with vibrant, colorful foliage and delicate, bell-shaped flowers, adding beauty and texture to your garden or landscape.