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Name this Heuchera

Posted by whaas 5a SE WI (My Page) on
Fri, Jul 25, 14 at 8:34

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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RE: Name this Heuchera

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.


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RE: Name this Heuchera

  • Posted by whaas 5a SE WI (My Page) on
    Fri, Jul 25, 14 at 20:50

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


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RE: Name this Heuchera

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


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RE: Name this Heuchera

  • Posted by whaas 5a SE WI (My Page) on
    Sat, Jul 26, 14 at 8:00

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.


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