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Marmalade - Heuchera Marmalade Plant

Marmalade Heuchera

Notable traits of the Marmalade Plant: Heuchera (Marmalade)
Latin Name: Marmalade
Common Name: Marmalade
Description: This plant is stunning with rich shiny undulating mapleshaped leaves ranging in color from umber to deep sienna with hot pink undersides Tiny redbrown flowers appear on 16 inch scapes from late spring to early summer on slender stems The rich shiny undulating leaves are of heavy substance helping them to stand up to inclement weatherReported to take full sun in the South but do not let it dry out Best foliage color might be achieved with morning sun and afternoon partial shadeCross between AMBER WAVES seed parent and HUNTSMAN pollen parentEasy to grow average soil Heucheras will perform best in organically rich humus medium wet welldrained soil with a neutral pH Performs well in full sun in the north but prefers some afternoon shade in the south If grown in full sun consistent moisture is particularly important They grow most vigorously and have the strongest colors when grown in partial shade preferably afternoon shade They can also be grown in full shade but their growth rate will be very slowCoral bells are easy to grow and blend easily with most other perennials in the landscape Because of their low mounding habit they are often used as edging along paths or in containers Remove stems of faded flowers to encourage additional bloom Foliage is essentially evergreen in warm winter climates but the amount of retained foliage color in cold winter climates depends upon the temperatures In cold winter climates winter mulch applied after the ground freezes will help prevent root heaving Clumps may be divided in the spring every 3 to 4 years Attributes Border plants Container Cut flower or foliage Edging Mass planting Salt Tolerant Specimen or focal point plant Deer resistant Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Light Needs: Full sun to part shade depending on zone
Zone: 4 - 8
Notes: Plants reach 10 inches tall and 8 to 12 inches wide
Nectar: No
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