Schedule Change

On Friday, September 19, the U.S. Botanic Garden's outdoor National Garden will close early at 5 p.m. It will reopen for regularly scheduled hours on Saturday, September 20 at 10 a.m.

American alumroot

American alumroot (Heuchera americana)
Plant Botanical Name: 
Heuchera americana
USBG Plant Location: 
National Garden
Sunlight: 
shade to part shade
Plant Soil Type: 
acidic
Plant Moisture Requirements: 
moist to average

American alumroot is popular in gardens because there is a wide variety of foilage variants available.