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Heuchera pubescens

Heuchera pubescens Pursh

Downy Alumroot

Saxifragaceae (Saxifrage Family)

Synonym(s): Heuchera pubescens var. brachyandra

USDA Symbol: HEPU7

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 3 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink , Yellow
Bloom Time: May , Jun


USA: KY , MD , NC , PA , SC , TN , VA , WV

Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) 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 pubescens in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Heuchera pubescens in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Heuchera pubescens


Record Modified: 2023-05-17
Research By: CBR

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