Special Closure

Due to the 58th Presidential Inauguration, the U.S. Botanic Garden will be closed January 18-21, 2017. We will reopen at 10 a.m. on January 22.

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.