Longflower alumroot

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Longflower Alumroot (Heuchera longiflora) is a species of Heuchera with silvery-green foliage and incredibly showy flowers that are great for bouquets and your butterflies! A variety of Coral Bells, it’s well-known for their fantastic foliage!

This variety has large toothed leaves with silvery-green patches on the leaves for a dramatic two-tone effect! The toothy ripped leaf margins add texture to the neat mounds of leaves! From each several tall, dainty pale-yellow and pinkish blossoms emerge for the summer! Butterflies and bees adore these diminutive blooms, and so will the occasional hummingbird!

Longflower Alumroot is fantastic edging and for mass planting where you need a low-maintenance perennial that adapts to about any condition! In fact, that is what this native plant does best! You’ll find this variety growing wild in parts of the southeastern US, and it brings its disease and pest-free attitude to your home landscape!

Planting and Application:

The flowers are long-stemmed, dainty wonders and add a graceful air to shady perennial and cottage borders as well as cutting gardens where they’ll delight your pollinators! Let wind through your mixed-shrub borders as groundcover, or atop a steep slope where it may be dangerous to mow and provide erosion control!

Alumroot are fantastic for en masse plantings, there’s nothing that catches the eye better, or covers more thoroughly than these spreading, neat mounds of brilliant foliage. Create long rows for continuous color in front of windbreaks and hedges, use them as facer plants to hide larger shrubs bare legs, or dress up your front foundation plantings with bold greenery! The tidy mounds are the perfect edging, easing the transition between lawn and garden!

  • Shade-Loving Perennial
  • Silver-Green Mottled Leaves
  • Gorgeous Texture
  • Dainty Pink & Yellow Blooms
  • Pollinators& Floral Design

#ProPlantTips for Care:

Alumroot is a hardy native that thrives in shady, moist sites that are always well-drained, never soggy. Clean mounds in early spring to remove any dead leaves before you see new growth. Mulch the site very well for insulation and to maintain moisture levels.

  • Partial Shade/Sun & Full Shade
  • Adaptable Native
  • Well-Drained Moist Soil
  • Clean Mounds in Early Spring

The darling Longflower Alumroot is a fantastic garden addition with native pest and disease resistance you can count on! Order this and many other fantastic shade perennials at NatureHills.com today!

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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0 - 19.99 19.99
20 - 49.99 21.99
50 - 69.99 24.99
70 - 99.99 29.99
100 - 129.99 34.99
130 - 149.99 41.99
150 - 150+ Approx 27%

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Longflower alumroot Is Suited to Grow in Zones 5-8
Growing Zones 5-8
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Heuchera longiflora
Type Perennial
Mature Height 12 - 18 inches
Mature Spread 12 - 18 inches
Sun Exposure Partial Shade
Soil Well Drained Soil
Moisture Medium
Growth Rate Medium
Flower Color Yellow and Pink
Foliage Color Silvery Green
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Pruning Time Early Spring
Fragrant Yes