Heuchera is a Fab Shade Perennial

Heuchera is a fab shade perennial. Also known as Coral Bells, its foliage is striking all year long.

Consider planting Heuchera Coral Bells

I like being surrounded by striking plants and beautiful flowers in my home and yard, but I don’t have the patience or energy to invest too much time into gardening. That’s why I’ve been so pleased with this Huechera Coral Bells plant. Huechera is a fab shade perennial that flowers for months.

Heuchera is a fab shade perennial and flowers for months. Also known as Coral Bells.

Heuchera likes shade and is low maintenance

I planted two of these Heuchera Coral Bells last spring, one in each planter on either side of my front door. I left them in the planters outside all winter, and pretty much ignored them as far as care, fertilizing, or watering goes. This spring, their foliage is as striking as ever, and their pretty deep pink flowers on colorful stems came back in full force.

Heuchera is a fab shade perennial. Also known as Coral Bells, it flowers for months!

Heuchera is also known as Coral Bells

And yes, Heuchera Coral Bells are shade-loving plants, although based on what I’ve read, they’ll tolerate some sun too.  My Heucheras are planted on the north side of my house, and they get no direct sun at all, and yet they’ve flourished. What more could a busy gal who likes her flowering plants ask for? You can find a nice and concise summary about Heuchera Coral Bells at the Better Homes and Gardens site here. The site at Heucheras.com reveals some of the gorgeous colors of the different varieties’ foliage.



  1. says

    I love this. I love to garden but need low maintenance so this is perfect! I just discovered your blog and I’m loving what I see and can’t wait to explore it some more!

    • says

      Thanks so much Jennifer, and I am so very glad you stopped by! Oddly, some of the plants I’ve spent the least amount of time on, like the featured Heuchera Coral Bells, have held up and looked the best!

  2. says

    Such beautiful plants and I am glad to hear they require minimal fuss. I may have to check these out for my planters because I am changing out for each season. Thanks for sharing the info!

  3. Andrea Nine says

    This caught my eye because coral bells are one of my favorites. I am so excited to dig in the dirt and plant my posies.

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