October Plant of the Month - Heuchera
Provides strong autumn colour, ideal for pots & containers.
With diversely coloured leaves and flowers, Heuchera make excellent foliage plants. They will thrive in the open ground but they are also great to add to pots or raised beds, giving colour all year round.
The foliage of Heuchera is probably their most striking feature. The leaves are usually large and heart shaped or rounded, with many variegated or ruffled.
- Plant in sun or partial shade.
- Thrive in fertile, moist but well drained soil.
- Require little routine maintenance, deadhead flower spikes as needed.