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X Heucherella 'Kimono' (Foamy bells 'Kimono')

Beginner
skill rating
2 hours care
per year
0.45m
Max height
0.35m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

X Heucherella 'Kimono'

Other names

Foamy bells 'Kimono'

Genus

X Heucherella X Heucherella

Variety or Cultivar

'Kimono' _ 'Kimono' is a semi-evergreen, clump-forming, herbaceous perennial, which produces a compact mound of deeply divided, green foliage, and tiny, star-shaped, pink flowers in airy panicles from late spring until mid-summer.


X Heucherella 'Kimono' is: Semi evergreen

Habit

Clump-forming

Flower

Pink in Spring; Pink in Summer

Foliage

Green in All seasons

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Vine weevil , Leaf and bud eelworms Vine weevil , Leaf and bud eelworms

General care

Pruning

Remove faded flower spikes.

Propagation methods

Division


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Where to grow

X Heucherella 'Kimono' (Foamy bells 'Kimono') will reach a height of 0.45m and a spread of 0.35m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, Waterside, Banks and Slopes, City, Ground Cover, Underplanting

Cultivation

Plant in a fertile, moist but well-drained, neutral soil in sun or partial shade.

Soil type

Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

Companion plants

Plant astilbes with hostas and border phlox, which both like the same damp, shady conditions.

We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant.

Botanical name

X Heucherella 'Kimono'

Other names

Foamy bells 'Kimono'

Genus

X Heucherella X Heucherella

Variety or Cultivar

'Kimono' _ 'Kimono' is a semi-evergreen, clump-forming, herbaceous perennial, which produces a compact mound of deeply divided, green foliage, and tiny, star-shaped, pink flowers in airy panicles from late spring until mid-summer.

Foliage

Semi evergreen

Habit

Clump-forming


Colour

Flower

Pink in Spring; Pink in Summer

Foliage

Green in All seasons


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Vine weevil , Leaf and bud eelworms

General care

Pruning

Remove faded flower spikes.

Propagation methods

Division


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

X Heucherella 'Kimono' (Foamy bells 'Kimono') will reach a height of 0.45m and a spread of 0.35m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, Waterside, Banks and Slopes, City, Ground Cover, Underplanting

Cultivation

Plant in a fertile, moist but well-drained, neutral soil in sun or partial shade.

Soil type

Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5, Zone 4

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COMPANION PLANTS

Plant astilbes with hostas and border phlox, which both like the same damp, shady conditions.

We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant.

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