Alum root [Ebony and Ivory] Heuchera Ebony and Ivory = 'E and I' (PBR)

alum root [Ebony and Ivory]


[Ebony and Ivory] is a clump-forming perennial with strongly ruffled, toothed, dark bronze-purple leaves and contrasting small cream flowers in slender sprays in early summer

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      alum root [Ebony and Ivory]

    • Common names

      Heuchera 'E and I'

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Spread

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Full Sun, Partial Shade

  • scissorsPruning

    Remove faded flower spikes

  • bambooSoil

    Sand, SoilLoam

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Underplanting of Roses and Shrubs Flower borders and beds Cottage & Informal Garden Patio & Container Plants Rock Garden City & Courtyard Gardens Coastal

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by division in autumn

  • insectPests

    Prone to vine weevils and leaf and bud eelworm

  • microbeDiseases

    May be affected by heuchera rust