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Heuchera pulchella (Sandia mountain alumroot)
Anderson, Wynn

Heuchera pulchella

Heuchera pulchella Woot. & Standl.

Sandia Mountain Alumroot, Sandia Mountain Alum-root

Saxifragaceae (Saxifrage family)


USDA Symbol: HEPU10

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 6 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Red , Pink
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep


Native Habitat: Canyons and mountain slopes.

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 50 - New Mexico Rare Plants (2020) New Mexico Rare Plant Technical Council

Additional resources

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


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

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