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American Alum Root

Plant Leaf

Full Plant

Plant Berry/Flower

Latin Name: Heuchera americana

Flower Description:

Small unremarkable blossoms. Beautiful cluster of shapely leaves. Short bell shaped green with pink/purplish tint.

Season BloomJune-July
HabitatPart Shade to sun, dry to moist fields prairies, edges of woods.
Leaf DescriptionRosette of basal leaves at ground level, roundly heart shaped and palmately lobed. Edges have coarse teeth.
Soil Type Dry
Light Source Sun, Partial Sun