Heuchera maxima

Island Alumroot

Saxifragaceae

Exposure

Partial shade

Water

Occasional water

Form

Perennial

Height

1 foot

Flower color

White to pale pink

Bloom time

Spring

This is the largest of the alumroots with clumps to 1 foot tall and flower stems to 2 feet. It can be grown as a ground cover for large areas or combined with other shade plants in a woodland setting. It can be grown under oaks. With summer water it will be evergreen. Needs good drainage.

Habitat Canyon cliffs