Primo Black Pearl Coral Bells (Heuchera x ‘Black Pearl’)

Primo Black Pearl Coral Bells

Want to add a color that is not normally seen in gardens? Want to have your neighbors talking about your landscape designs? This just might be the stunning plant you have been looking for! Introducing the Primo® Black Pearl Coral Bells (Heuchera x ‘Black Pearl’) as one of the best black foliage plants available to you today!

Go ahead and take your gardening to a new height with this hardy new colorful groundcover foliage plant. Very attractive mound-forming with dense jet-black leaves that spray out flat so you can appreciate the stunning color. The tiny, dainty bells attract a host of butterflies, Hummingbirds, and beneficial insects for several weeks! Even the bell-shaped flowers are a durable, delicate addition to floral bouquets when combined with larger, more common summer blooms! However, the flowers are just a side attraction!

Primo® Black Pearl is one of the top choices for containers and small-space gardening. With a size of 18 – 24 inches tall when in bloom and 18 – 20 inches wide, they are perfect for many areas in your landscape. Of course, they show off their best color in the sun and love heat and humidity!

Planting and Application:

Mix and match this jet black plant with other color Coral Bells plants! This list can go on and on with what you can use to add a dramatic flare to your landscaping! You just can’t go wrong with this stunning Coral Bell. Excelling in container gardens where the hot-colored leaves can be kept close. That pop of color will draw the eye and enliven any planter! Pair it with cool-colored shade Hostas, pastel Lenten Roses, and multi-colored Astilbes for a tapestry of colors and forms. Or just mix it up with other vibrantly colored Heuchera!

Add Primo® Black to your white, blue, red, or yellow containers for that extra WOW for your patio. You won’t be able to take your eyes off this beauty! A vivid space-saving border plant and a beacon in the Rock Garden, you can probably imagine this brilliant color planted en masse to fill in large areas in both residential and commercial applications! Perfect for both city and country locations and formal or informal use, Heuchera always fits right in!

  • Stunning Jet Black Scalloped Leaves & Rosy Purple Undersides
  • Mid-Summer Blooms of White Attractive Flowers
  • Loved Dearly by Beneficial Pollinators
  • Great in Containers & Cut Flower Bouquets
  • Shady Gardens, Fantastic Edging & Accents & Supreme Specimens

Tips for Care:

Adds immense color to those part-shade garden areas and is positively radiant in the full sun! Forming a hardy, resistant rosette that slowly spreads in a compact manner all growing season! Black Pearl is easy-care to for, preferring humus-rich, well-drained soil, that has consistent moisture. Once established however these are partially drought tolerant, heat resistant, and shrug off high humidity! Deer and rabbit resistant, so you won’t need to worry.

Being a herbaceous Perennial, Heuchera dies back to the ground in cold winters, though in warmer zones, can remain semi-fully evergreen year-round! Add a 3-4 inch thick layer of mulch around the base of your plant. Remove any dead leaves each late winter or early spring to prevent fungal issues. Other than that, Heuchera are low-maintenance! Every few years, divide your clumps while dormant in the fall to maintain the clump’s vigor.

  • Adores Sun or Shade
  • Adaptable to a Variety of Well-Drained Soils & Conditions
  • Herbaceous Perennial – Evergreen in Warm Climates
  • Easy to Maintain & Urban Environment Tolerant
  • Shrugs Off Heat & Humidity, Deer Seldom Bother It
  • Powdery Mildew Resistat

Now is the time to add this one-of-a-kind, jet-black Coral Bell to your landscape for that amazing new look in design!

Primo Black Pearl Coral Bells (Heuchera x ‘Black Pearl’) Details

Common name Primo Black Pearl Coral Bells
Botanical name Heuchera x 'Black Pearl'
Plant type Perennial
Hardiness zone 4-9
Growth rate Medium
Height 18 - 24 inches
Width 18 - 20 inches
Sunlight Full Sun, Full Shade, Partial Shade
Moisture Medium
Soil condition Well Drained
Pollinator-friendly Yes
Pruning time Early Spring
Flower color White, Pink