Tiarella cordifolia


Common Name: heart-leaf foamflower
Plant Type:Herbaceous
Light (original): sun to shade
Light Requirements: Sun, Part Sun, Shade
Height:3 to 10 inches
Width:18 to 24 inches
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Woodland
Soil Type:moist
Soil Moisture:Mesic
Seed Ripens:
USDA Zones:3 to 9
Flower Colour:white bottlebrush spikes
Bloom Time:spring
Comments:Excellent ground cover for shade. Spreads by runners.
Germination:Seed is hydrophyllic, intolerant of dry storage.
Seed will germinate within 4 weeks if sown at 70°F
Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90-140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F.
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Picture Copyright: Thomas G. Barnes @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Barnes, T.G. & S.W. Francis. 2004. Wildflowers and ferns of Kentucky. University Press of Kentucky.