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Tiarella x 'Iron Butterfly'

#PP12396, COPF

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Photo Courtesy of Terra Nova Nurseries

Photo Courtesy of Terra Nova Nurseries

More About Tiarella x 'Iron Butterfly' (PP12396, COPF)

  • Compact, clump forming perennial with a non-trailing form
  • Deeply lobed leaves are dark green with black, central blotches and veining
  • Pink buds open to tiny, star-shaped, soft pink flowers on spike-like racemes
  • Bronze-red tinted foliage develops during fall
  • Makes an excellent ground cover for shady or wooded sites
  • Bloom Time: Late spring to midsummer
  • Flower Height: 35 cm
  • Foliage Height: 25 cm

Zone:

4

Height:

20-30 cm

Spread:

30-35 cm

Colour:

White,Pink (pale)
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Foam Flower Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in an average to consistently moist, well-drained soil, in partial to full shade. They tolerate a wide range of soil conditions, however, protect from excessive, winter moisture. Trim flowers back when finished to maintain a compact habit. 


Tiarella x 'Iron Butterfly' (PP12396, COPF) Characteristics

Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Evergreen
Evergreen
Ground cover
Ground cover
Bog or water garden
Bog or water garden
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fall Color

Flowering Time

Spring
Early Spring

Habit

Clumping
Mounding

Foliage Color

Black
Green
Variegated

Landscape uses

Woodland/woods edge
Border/edging