kids encyclopedia robot

Heuchera hirsutissima facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Heuchera hirsutissima
Scientific classification
Genus:
Heuchera
Species:
hirsutissima

Heuchera hirsutissima is a species of flowering plant in the saxifrage family known by the common name shaggy-haired alumroot.

Distribution

The perennial is endemic to the San Jacinto Mountains of Riverside County, California, where it grows on rocky slopes.

While uncommon in the wild, this species is cultivated as an attractive garden flower and ornamental plant.

Description

Heuchera hirsutissima is a rhizomatous perennial herb with small, lobed, rounded leaves.

It produces an erect, hairy inflorescence which bears light pink flowers.

kids search engine
Heuchera hirsutissima Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.