Heuchera micrantha is one of our native alumroots with nice lobed leaves and airy sprays of small white flowers.
Heuchera micrantha is one of our native alumroots. For gardeners who have grown the colourful hybrids, this species will be immediately recognizable with its lobed leaves and airy sprays of small white flowers. New foliage can sometimes have burgundy veining as pictured in a plant from Pender Harbour, BC. Tolerant of sun to shade and moist to dry conditions.
Common Name: Small-Flowered Alumroot
Family: Saxifragaceae (The Saxifrage Family)
Zone Hardiness: 4-9
Light: Part Sun, Part Shade, Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Secondary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Bloom Time: Spring
Soil Moisture: Average, Moist
Stem Colour: Red
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: Yes
Native Habitat: Moist to dry streambanks, rock crevices and talus slopes in forests or in the open from low elevations into the subalpine from BC to California.
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America
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