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Heuchera 'Marmalade' (Alum root 'Marmalade')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.45m
Max height
0.45m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Heuchera 'Marmalade'

Other names

Alum root 'Marmalade', Coral bells 'Marmalade', Coral flower 'Marmalade', Fancy-leaf coral bells 'Marmalade'

Genus

Heuchera Heuchera

Variety or Cultivar

'Marmalade' _ 'Marmalade' is a clump-forming, semi-evergreen to evergreen perennial with red stems bearing rounded, lobed, ruffled leaves that emerge copper-red or pink and turn bronze or golden-yellow with maturity. Slender, upright stems bear panicles of small, bell-shaped, red-brown flowers in summer.


Heuchera 'Marmalade' is: Semi evergreen

Habit

Clump-forming, Erect flower stem

Flower

Reddish-brown in Summer

Foliage

Pink, Bronze-red in Spring; Bronze, Pink, Golden-yellow, Bronze-red in Summer; Golden-yellow, Bronze-red, Bronze, Pink in Autumn; Golden-yellow, Bronze-red, Bronze in Winter

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Vine weevil , Leaf and bud eelworms Vine weevil , Leaf and bud eelworms

General care

Pruning

Remove faded flower spikes.

Propagation methods

Division


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Where to grow

Heuchera 'Marmalade' (Alum root 'Marmalade') will reach a height of 0.45m and a spread of 0.45m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Banks and Slopes, Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Garden edging, Ground Cover, Low Maintenance, Underplanting, Waterside

Cultivation

Plant in a fertile, moist but well-drained, neutral soil in sun or partial shade.

Soil type

Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Heuchera 'Marmalade'

Other names

Alum root 'Marmalade', Coral bells 'Marmalade', Coral flower 'Marmalade', Fancy-leaf coral bells 'Marmalade'

Genus

Heuchera Heuchera

Variety or Cultivar

'Marmalade' _ 'Marmalade' is a clump-forming, semi-evergreen to evergreen perennial with red stems bearing rounded, lobed, ruffled leaves that emerge copper-red or pink and turn bronze or golden-yellow with maturity. Slender, upright stems bear panicles of small, bell-shaped, red-brown flowers in summer.

Foliage

Semi evergreen

Habit

Clump-forming, Erect flower stem


Colour

Flower

Reddish-brown in Summer

Foliage

Pink, Bronze-red in Spring; Bronze, Pink, Golden-yellow, Bronze-red in Summer; Golden-yellow, Bronze-red, Bronze, Pink in Autumn; Golden-yellow, Bronze-red, Bronze in Winter


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Vine weevil , Leaf and bud eelworms

General care

Pruning

Remove faded flower spikes.

Propagation methods

Division


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Heuchera 'Marmalade' (Alum root 'Marmalade') will reach a height of 0.45m and a spread of 0.45m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Banks and Slopes, Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Garden edging, Ground Cover, Low Maintenance, Underplanting, Waterside

Cultivation

Plant in a fertile, moist but well-drained, neutral soil in sun or partial shade.

Soil type

Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5, Zone 4

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