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Has anybody had good luck with Midnight rose?

Posted by kimka z7 (jkkaplan@erols.com) on
Thu, Sep 3, 09 at 12:36

Last summer I bought three midnight rose coral bells plants because I thought they were so pretty. I planted them in part shade, even though I know coral bells really are not the shade plants that they are often advertised as.

Of course none of them came back this year. I just saw some on sale and had to controlled the impulse to buy them again.

But I wondered if anyone has had good luck with them.


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RE: Has anybody had good luck with Midnight rose?

I have grown this heuchera successfully in a container with some other stuff, and it has done great. It overerwintered in the pot last year, and I plan on combining it with pansies for this winter too.


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RE: Has anybody had good luck with Midnight rose?

I bought one at Lowes last summer on sale for something like $6, and it's doing fine, in a well-watered bed that gets a few hours of morning sun.

Lynn


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