TERRA NOVA® Nurseries, Inc. 2017/2018 Catalog - Page 67

Wall Applications Trade Show Tokyo Station Outlet Mall Heuchera Grower Tips: How to succeed with Heuchera • Select the right TERRA NOVA ® Heuchera for your region. • Use well drained, organic soilless media, pH at 5.8 to 6.2. • Plant Heuchera crowns high, allow soil to settle in. • Use liquid feed at about 50 to 100 PPM. • Use slow release sparingly, approximately 1# of N per cubic yard of soil. • Each microclimate of the country is different, so use local weather data accordingly. • Best grown in shallow bulb pots. • Yellow and gold forms are used to brighten shady areas, therefore testing should be done under 30% shade. How to fail with Heuchera • Bury the crown of the • Use coco coir as plug; it's the #1 killer! your primary soil • Plant in heavy soil. component. • Over-pot a small plant • Grow them like or over-feed anytime of annuals. the year. • Use a heavy dose of • Use automated planters time release fertilizer. without checking planting depth. 65 • Grow in too low light.