Heuchera pilosissima Fisch. & C.A. Mey.
Hairy Alumroot, Seaside Alumroot, Shaggy Alumroot
Saxifragaceae (Saxifrage Family)
USDA Symbol: HEPI3
Clumps of grape-like leaves subtend a stocky, 1 ft. flowering stalk bearing relatively large, pinkish-white, bell-shaped flowers. The entire plant is covered with attractive, shaggy, white hairs.
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Pink
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun
Native Distribution: Coastal bluffs from Humboldt to San Luis Obispo Cos., CA
Native Habitat: Wooded, coastal slopes below 1000 ft.
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Shade
Soil Moisture: Moist
Soil Description: Mesic to drier soils.
Conditions Comments: Not Available
PropagationDescription: Not Available
Seed Collection: Not Available
Seed Treatment: Not Available
Commercially Avail: yes
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden - Santa Barbara, CA
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Heuchera pilosissima in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Heuchera pilosissima in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Heuchera pilosissima
MetadataRecord Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff