Tennessee Smart Yards Native Plants

A comprehensive database of Tennessee native plants

Foamflower, False Miterwort, Heartleaf Foamflower

Foamflower, False Miterwort, Heartleaf Foamflower

Tiarella cordifolia

A little spring sun followed by shade in summer, medium moisture, organically rich soil, slightly acid pH.  6-12 inches height, blooms in spring, white/pink flowers, spreads by runners and will naturalize.

Germination Code:  A, D

Native Region:  Middle and East Tennessee

Charming woodland flower.  This evergreen groundcover can form sizable colonies with time.  Wet soils in winter are fatal.  Attracts bees.

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