Fill shaded spots with brilliant color and texture from these brand-new-for-2013 perennial flowers!
Sometimes we run into a new perennial such as 'Thunderbird' foamybells that's so colorful it's almost hard to describe. This amazing introduction produces beautiful, finely cut, golden leaves with brick-red centers and golden veins. What's more, in late spring, the plants send up pink buds that open to pinkish-white flowers. 'Thunderbird' thrives in light shade (some sun intensifies the leaf color) and is resistant to heat and humidity.
Name: Heucherella 'Thunderbird'
Growing Conditions: Shade or part shade and moist, well-drained soil
Size: To 9 inches tall and 20 inches wide
Grow It With: Hosta
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