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Coral bells 'Electra'    


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Belonging to the Heuchera genus (Heuchera 'Electra'), Electra is a variety of Coral bells. Electra is a patented hybrid variety. Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   Floral white. Leaves appear approximately as a   Traditional chartreuse and   Red colour. A type of Flower, it mainly grows as a Perennial plant - which means it typically grows best over a long period (from 3 years+). Normally grows to a mature height of 25.0 cm (9.75 inches). This variety tends to bloom in late spring.

Due to how easy it is to grow in a variety of conditions, Electra Coral bells is great for beginner gardeners and those that like low maintainance gardens.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Electra have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Electra

  • Dappled Sun

  • Medium

Electra likes a position of dappled sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Electra is thought of as very hardy, so this plant will tend to go dormant over the long winter months. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Electra are Zone 4 and Zone 9.

Growing Electra from seed

Try to ensure a gap of at least 4.68 inches (12.0 cm) when sowing to prevent overcrowding your seedlings.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Electra about 63 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Electra

As Electra is very hardy, ensure temperatures are mild enough to plant out - wait until after your last frost date to be on the safe side.

Harvesting Electra