The Buttered Rum Heucherella has caramel colored maple-like foliage from spring till late summer. In the fall, the cool weather burnishes the leaves to a lovely rose red. This makes a perfect complement to fall-planted containers. This Heucherella grows into a medium-sized mound that’s perfect in the landscape. This perennial produces petite, white bell-shaped flowers in the late spring that extends from thin stalks above the leaves.
These Heucherellas are hardy and tolerant of hot and humid summers.
Buttered Heucherella Care
This plant will thrive in USDA Zones 4-9
Plant in Full Sun to Part Shade for best results. (We tend to recommend more on the part shade unless you are in cooler zones Ex: 4-6)
Water 3-4 times per week during the first growing season. In the second growing season, provide supplementary water in times of extreme heat and drought.
The Buttered Rum Heucherella prefers garden soil with good drainage for best results.
Perennials rarely need supplemental fertilizer, however, 3-4 inches of compost around the plant yearly provides nutrients to keep the plant happy and healthy.
Buttered Rum Heucherella Spacing
For solid mass plantings space these Heucherellas 6-10 inches apart. For individual perennial plantings plant 14+ inches apart