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Heuchara favourites please

MeomyeMeomye Posts: 849
Last year I purchased Heucharas for the first time. I have a Cherry Cola and a dark purple one. At the moment I am loving them and wondered what varieties you have and if you are a fan. If not a fan is there anything I need to know about them? t i a  


  • februarysgirlfebruarysgirl Posts: 711
    What varieties? Currently I have Redstone Falls x 3, Caramel, Boysenberry, Kimono x 2, Buttered Rum, Walnut, Red Rover, Apple Crisp, Plum Falls x 2, Forever Purple x 2 and Blood Red. Some of those are actually heucherellas (heuchera and tiarella hybrid) but there's very little difference visually. If I could, I'd have every variety going 😂
  • FireFire Posts: 17,116
    Choclate Ruffles for me at the mo.
  • mikeymustardmikeymustard Posts: 495
    Another obsessionally collectable plant! My faves so far this year have been the Little Cutie 'sweet tart' and heucherella appalachian falls;  the sweet tart is a dear little (literally little!) thing that's in a pot which should be way too sunny for it, but it's happy as Larry!
  • StevedaylillyStevedaylilly Posts: 1,087
    One of my favourite perennials. I have Obsidian, Chocolate Ruffles, Marmalade, Lime Marmalade, Brass Lantern, Black Pearl and Midnight Rose in my garden. My favourite is Midnight Rose with dark foliage speckled with pink tinge 
  • amancalledgeorgeamancalledgeorge Posts: 2,323
    I agree Midnight Rose is stunning. 
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  • MeomyeMeomye Posts: 849
    Thanks to everyone for your replies :), I will certainly be doing some research following your recommendations. Apologies for missing other Heuchara thread. :|
  • K67K67 Posts: 2,507
    I live them all but so do the vine weevils that came with one pot and now having trouble getting control of them so no heucheras at the moment. 
  • FairygirlFairygirl Posts: 52,116
    Most of mine are cuttings/divisions from other people's plants, but I bought Solar Eclipse a year or two ago, and one called Marvellous Marble last year. It's just about to flower

    It's a place where beautiful isn't enough of a word....

    I live in west central Scotland - not where that photo is...
  • Hostafan1Hostafan1 Posts: 34,053
    I used to grow Obsidian, but I've given up because of vine weevil
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