Heuchera 'Cappuccino'
Heuchera 'Cappuccino'
Heuchera 'Cappuccino'

Heuchera 'Cappuccino'

"Coral bells"

Heuchera 'Cappuccino'

1 bare root — £2.48

Order today, receive in May/early June
i
Delivery schedule

Orders placed before 1 March 2024
You can expect your order in March 2024

Orders placed 1 March - 15 April 2024
You can expect your order in March/April 2024

Orders placed 16 April - 15 May 2024
You can expect your order within 10 business days

Free delivery on UK orders over £50
i
Shipping to the UK

UK orders over £50
Free shipping

UK orders under £50
£4.99

Northern Ireland orders under £50
£5.99

More info

44,000+ customers rate us 4.8/5
i
Reviews

Reviews.io      4.8   (28,866 reviews)

Trustpilot        4.7     (7,688 reviews)

Google           4.8     (8,011 reviews)

Shopify Planet
All deliveries are carbon neutral
i
Shopify Planet
Carbon neutral delivery

In cooperation with Shopify Planet and the Shopify Sustainability Fund, we are proud to be the first plant and flower bulb supplier able to:

— Ship carbon neutral;
— Remove atmospheric carbon;
— Store carbon for 1000+ years;
— Invest in reforestation;
— Invest in soil carbon storage.

How? Every time we ship an order, Shopify Planet automatically calculates our shipping emissions, and ensures high-quality carbon removal to neutralise our shipping footprint. Learn more

Description

If you want something a little different, choose Heuchera 'Cappuccino', with its lovely ruffled, glossy leaves of chocolate-brown, each with a hint of bronze-purple. The undersides of the leaves are a rich, clear purple, giving a beautiful two-tone effect. It is one of the darkest forms available. The leaves are semi-evergreen to evergreen, so they even offer some much-needed interest to the garden in winter. And if this is not enough, sprays of pretty cream-white bell-shaped flowers (coral bells) appear on slender spikes in early summer!

Excellent in the border, for edging, or in tubs and mixed containers, Heuchera 'Cappuccino' is more sun-tolerant than many of the older varieties. As a dense-growing perennial, it comes back to provide rich, sumptuous colour year-after-year.  H. 'Cappuccino' was bred 25 years ago in America, by the world’s leading Heuchera breeder, Dan Heims—and he ranks it as one of the best.

Key features

  • Perfect for pots

  • Comes back every year

  • Loved by pollinators

  • In peat-free compost

  • Low maintenance

  • Fully hardy

Specs & details

  • Botanical name

    Heuchera 'Cappuccino'

  • Flower colour

    White

  • Plant size

    1

  • Established height

    20-30cm

  • Established spread

    30-50cm

  • Plant spacing

    16 plants per m2

  • Leaf colour

    Bronze, purple, black

  • Habit

    Upright
    Clump-forming

  • Life cycle

    Perennial

  • Hardiness

    Fully hardy

  • Years to establish

    2-3 years

  • Sunlight

    Full sun
    Partial shade

  • Position

    Exposed

  • Suitable for

    Pots
    Large containers
    Borders
    Ground cover
    Gravel gardens
    Cottage gardens
    Low maintenance gardens

  • Soil acidity

    Any

  • Soil moisture

    Damp
    Free draining

  • Soil type

    Loam
    Sandy
    Multipurpose compost
    Loam-based compost

  • Growing skill

    Easy to grow

  • Scented

    No

  • Pollinator-friendly

    No

  • Mouse resistant

    No

  • Rabbit resistant

    No

  • Deer resistant

    Yes

  • Toxicity

    No report

Plant calendar

JanFebMarAprMayJuneJulyAugSepOctNovDec
  • Planting
  • Flowering

Useful information

    • Soak your Heuchera 'Cappuccino' roots in water for 3-6 hours prior to planting.

    • Plant your "Coral bells" bare roots into temporary pots with a multipurpose compost in spring and grow-on in a sheltered spot outdoors.

    • Choose a pot which comfortably fits the bare roots. Some have a noticeable crown which should be just below the soil surface with any top growth exposed.

    • Plant out into borders or permanent containers in late spring or early summer once in full growth. Choose a position in sun or shade depending on the variety.

    Read all planting & care instructions

  • Orders placed before 1 March 2024
    You can expect your order in March 2024

    Orders placed 1 March - 15 April 2024
    You can expect your order in April 2024

    Orders placed 16 April - 15 May 2024
    You can expect your order within 10 business days

Perennials in 1 minute

The beauty of perennial plants doesn’t just lie in their long-lasting flowers and sturdy, resilient nature, but it’s their sheer determination to keep on coming back stronger every year —in year one they’re good, but in future years they’re even better!

We ♥ our planet

We reduce waste by using recyclable packaging whenever we are able.

World class bulbs

We cooperate with the best growers to supply world class bulbs and plants.

We've got your back

Excellent customer care: Our service is rated 4.8 out of 5 by our customers.

Spoilt for choice

Biggest ever selection of
flower bulbs and plants online. Lots of exclusive varieties.

Size matters

You can expect top size flower bulbs and bare-root plants. Always.