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Heuchera elegans

Heuchera elegans Abrams

Urn-flowered Alum-root, Urn-flowered Alumroot, Urnflower Alumroot

Saxifragaceae (Saxifrage family)


USDA Symbol: HEEL2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 16 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink , Green , Purple
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug


Native Habitat: Rocky sites in yellow pine and red fir forests.

Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Heuchera elegans in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Heuchera elegans in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Heuchera elegans


Record Modified: 2020-11-02
Research By: CBR

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