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Heuchera ‘Lime Marmalade’

A tasty lime foliage sport from TERRA NOVA®’s finest amber foliage Heuchera ‘Marmalade’. Super vigorous and full of frills. Like ‘Marmalade’ it is a tough plant and performs equally as well in the South as in the Northwest. Compared to ‘Lime Rickey’, ‘Lime Marmalade’ features a bigger, “landscape sized” form. With ruffled lime colored leaves and a large mounding habit it is showy in containers as well as in mixed beds, and masses. Easy to grow with good drainage.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 10″ / 24″ / 16″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s): May, June

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Common Name Alum root
Family Saxifragaceae
Genus
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Persistence Evergreen
US Patent # PP21861
EU Grant # EDV(EU17452)
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Size (HT/W/FL HT) 10" / 24" / 16"
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Soil Moderately well drained, organic soil types are best.
pH 5.5 - 6.5
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Nutritional Needs 100 - 150 ppm
Dormancy Dormant in winter.
Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
Water (Garden) Average, better too dry than too wet when established.
How Different? It has a larger, rounder habit and is more vigorous than 'Lime Rickey' . (The flowers are not as nice.) It also performs better in the south.
Landscape Value Container, mixed beds, mass planting, shade garden, woodland garden, edging.
Finish Time to 4" 4 - 6 weeks
Comments Great to brighten shady areas. Won first prize at the Dutch Flower Show at Keukenhof.
Grower Notes Be careful not to bury the crowns when planting. Plants grow slowly until 4" size.
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