tiny leaved heuchera

haremail Zone 6a(6a)October 26, 2012

Hi all,

I bought this heuchera this year and it had no label. It is tiny! It's leaves are only 1" long and stayed that way all summer. The whole plant is only about 6" accross. I have other full size heucheras and this is very different. I'd like to put a name to it. I just hope it makes it through the winter, I love it!



Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
jan_on zone 5b

I also have a heuchera that is much smaller than any of its neighbours. At first I thought it just wasn't thriving, but three years later it is still small, but seems healthy and happy - just a different growth habit. sorry - I don't have a name for mine either.

    Bookmark   October 29, 2012 at 9:46PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Pretty fall colors in your little guy.
Could it be Heuchera Mini Mouse?


    Bookmark   October 30, 2012 at 9:30PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Looks like Heuchera 'Petite Pearl Fairy'.

    Bookmark   October 30, 2012 at 10:40PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
haremail Zone 6a(6a)

I think it is 'Petite Pearl Fairy'! Awesome, thank you! It didn't flower this year so I wanted to know what it was so I could get more if this little beauty doesn't make it through winter. Thank you!! :)

    Bookmark   November 2, 2012 at 8:58PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Glad I could help. I'm new to the site. Mine is in a 20 inch pot and makes it through the winter like a champ. I'm zone 7.

    Bookmark   November 2, 2012 at 9:58PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Love the little heuch. It is so cute.

Julia - why am I not surprised to see you here. Good to see you! I have been MIA for quite a while.

    Bookmark   December 1, 2012 at 12:22PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Yes, joined over here just awhile ago. What have you be up to, woking like crazy i'll bet.

    Bookmark   December 5, 2012 at 3:09PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Julia -

I joined GW a number of years ago. I used to frequent the clematis forum here.

Hubby's health has been an issue since last Summer. We have been in and out of the Dr. office. I am hoping things are finally on the upswing with him.

I am hoping that all my heuchera made it through this past Summer. I will know better in the Spring.

    Bookmark   December 5, 2012 at 7:17PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Some new ones today...
I'm still going nuts over heucheras! Here are some...
Fall is the time to enjoy Heuchera!
When most of the plants start to look really bad, the...
wrong pronunciation
Heucheras are named after German botanist and his name...
Divide and repot my blooming heuchera?
A Most of my heuchera are blooming like crazy. The...
cakbu z9 CA
Cover for heuchera pot is missing -- should I replace?
All winter, the plastic bowls I fastened over my heuchie...
Esther-B, Zone 7b
Sponsored Products
Dimplex Bennett Espresso Entertainment Center Electric Fireplace - SMP-155G-E-ST
Charles Grande Armchair in Tan
$549.00 | LexMod
BonJour Insulated Stainless Steel French Press
Downhome Botanical Arrangement
$599.00 | FRONTGATE
Fawn Brown Sand Leaves Shade Apothecary Table Lamp
Lamps Plus
Area Rug: Kiawah Chadwick Beige 3' 2" x 5' 5"
$59.97 | Home Depot
Zoo Monkey Bookends
$17.99 | zulily
Black Metal Tackboard
$36.99 | Dot & Bo
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™