Tag Archives: Shade gardening

Heuchera and Heucherella – aka Coral Bells and Foamy Bells

Thanks to Heidi Brosseau for the following Sneak Peak on these wonderful perennials!           It’s the time of year when I want to incorporate Heuchera and Heucherella everywhere!  In my planters, in my hanging baskets, and tucked in between those fading spring and summer plants.  There are a few reasons why I enjoy working with them so … Continue Reading ››

2013 Hosta of the Year – Rainforest Sunrise

Each year, the American Hosta  Growers Assoication names a Hosta of the Year.  This year, it is Rainforest Sunrise.  The American Hosta Growers Association chooses its hosta of the year by certain criteria. The hosta must thrive in zones 4-7, must have superb performance, have a long season of appeal in the landscape, have leaves … Continue Reading ››