Name this Heuchera

whaas_5a(5A SE WI)July 25, 2014

I believe its Marmalade. I never made note of what it was but they are by far the best Heuchera cultivar I encountered.

The soil is very average, along with average moisture and they get around 9 hours of southwest/west exposure where most others perish.

Just want to nail down the cultivar before I get more.

They start out more caramel looking and get more purple as the season progresses.

They look damn nice next to conifers.

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Could it possibly be 'Caramel'? IME, Marmalade has much more of an orange tint to it all year (and less of a purply violet underside), while Caramel does tend to green out, especially in much shade. And definitely features that purple underleaf.

    Bookmark   July 25, 2014 at 1:50PM
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whaas_5a(5A SE WI)

Hmm, can see that but based on the images on google the leaves don't seem as crinkled.

    Bookmark   July 25, 2014 at 8:50PM
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a2zmom(6a - nj)

I own "Caramel" and the leaves are definitely not that crinkled. Here's a picture of mine:

    Bookmark   July 25, 2014 at 11:31PM
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whaas_5a(5A SE WI)

Yeah their not glossy either but the colors match!

I probably just have to order up a few. I stopped at the nursery and he said he doesn't have it and couldn't remember if he had it but could order it, lol.

    Bookmark   July 26, 2014 at 8:00AM
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