How to grow Heuchera sanguinea

Heuchera sanguinea growing leaf plant of the genus Heuchera also known as American alumroot, Heuchera sanguinea perennial evergreen used as ornamental ground cover plant, can grow in temperate cold subtropics or cold mediterranean climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 4-10a.

Leaves color can be: green, purple, white red, orange or more than one color, leaves shape round lobed.

Heuchera sanguinea flower

Flower color red in bell shape with like five petals in the edge, flowers grows on stems in inflorescence.

Heuchera sanguinea for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy

Buy Now

Requirements for Heuchera sanguinea growing and care:

Well drained soil, rich soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Planting season:
Spring / Autumn in warmer climate

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:

How to prune:
Dead leaves and bloom stem

Size of the plant?
20-40 cm (8-16 inches) bloom stems 0.5-1 m (20-40 inches)

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing / Slow growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Half Shade / Full Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season:

General information about the flower
Red flowers in bell shape with like five petals in the edge, flowers grows on stems in inflorescence

Scientific name:

Heuchera sanguinea

Blooming Seasons

Flower Colors


Leaf color

Ornamental parts

Plant growing speed

Plant life-form

Plant uses

Planting season

Plants sun exposure

Watering plants

Hardiness zone