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Tiarella x 'Sugar and Spice'

#PP16738, COPF

More About Tiarella x 'Sugar and Spice' (PP16738, COPF)

  • Compact, clump forming perennial with a non-trailing form
  • Sharply lobed leaves are dark green with maroon, central blotches and veining
  • Pink buds open to tiny, star-shaped, pink and white flowers forming spike-like racemes
  • Very floriferous and slightly fragrant
  • Bronze-red, tinted foliage develops during the fall
  • Makes an excellent ground cover for shady or wooded sites
  • Bloom Time: Late spring to early summer
  • Flower Height: 40 cm
  • Foliage Height: 25 cm

Zone:

4

Height:

20-25 cm

Spread:

30-40 cm

Colour:

White
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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 wherryi has a better tolerance to drier soils.


Tiarella x 'Sugar and Spice' (PP16738, COPF) Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fall Color

Flowering Time

Early Spring
Spring

Habit

Clumping
Mounding

Foliage Color

Variegated
Maroon
Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Woodland/woods edge
Border/edging

 Suitable Substitutions for Tiarella x 'Sugar and Spice'