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Heuchera 'Fire Alarm' - Coral Bells (photo credit: Growing Colors)

Perennials

Heuchera villosa 'Fire Alarm'

Coral Bells

Heuchera 'Fire Alarm' is touted as the best red to date with bright fiery red foliage in spring and fall with summer foliage more brick-red. Forms vigorous clumps with large, thick leathery leaves and white flowers bloom midsummer.

Additional:

The villosa species exhibits an increased tolerance of high heat and humidity over other species.

Coral Bells Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Happiest in moist well-drained soil in bright shade. Protect from hot afternoon sun.

Height:

9-12 in

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Spread:

22 in

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Hardiness Zone:

4 - 9

Characteristics & Attributes for Heuchera villosa 'Fire Alarm'

Exposure
Partial Shade
Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Moist
Attracts Wildlife
Hummingbirds
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Attributes
Focal Point
Border or Bed
Great Foliage
Container
Mass Planting
Cut Flower
Specimen
Edging
Foliage Color
Red
Great Companion Plants for Heuchera villosa 'Fire Alarm'
False Spirea False Spirea (Astilbe arendsii 'Look At Me')
Plantain Lily Plantain Lily (Hosta 'Sum and Substance')
Plantain Lily Plantain Lily (Hosta 'Sagae')
Golden Japanese Spikenard Golden Japanese Spikenard (Aralia cordata 'Sun King')
Lady fern Lady fern (Fern, Athyrium filix-femina 'Lady in Red')
Sedge Sedge (Carex oshimensis 'Everillo')
Sedge Sedge (Carex oshimensis 'Evergold')
Similar Plants to Heuchera villosa 'Fire Alarm'
Coral Bells Coral Bells (Heuchera villosa 'Caramel')
Coral Bells Coral Bells (Heuchera 'Red Lightning')