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Begonia Revelation™ ‘Maroon’

Common name: Trailing begonia

Trademark: PPAF ‘TNBEGRM’

Introduced by: Terra Nova Nurseries

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 9 to 11
  • Ornamental features: Begonia Revelation ‘Maroon’ is unlike any other trailing begonia because of its glossy, deep, rose-red leaves with olive-green veins; it boasts warm pink flowers
  • Habit and growth rate: Trailing; 30” tall by 24” wide
  • Culture: Shade or part shade; fertile, rich, moist soil with good porosity; dry moderately between waterings
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: None indicated
  • Availability: Liners

Coleus Terra Nova® ‘Maharaja’

Common name: Coleus

Trademark: None indicated

Introduced by: Terra Nova Nurseries

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 10 to 11
  • Ornamental features: Coleus Terra Nova ‘Maharaja’ is a vigorous spreading, self-branching plant with deep, oxblood-burgundy leaves and gold edges; great for hanging baskets, groundcover and containers
  • Habit and growth rate: Small trailing; 12” tall by 30” wide
  • Culture: Shade or part shade; well-drained soil with moderate organic content; dry moderately between waterings
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: None indicated
  • Availability: Liners

Echinacea Kismet™ ‘Intense Orange’

Common name: Coneflower

Trademark: PPAF ‘TNECHKIO’

Introduced by: Terra Nova Nurseries

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 4 to 10
  • Ornamental features: Kismet™ ‘Intense Orange’ is a stunningly orange plant with an incredibly long bloom time and large number of blooms; it also attracts hummingbirds and butterflies
  • Habit and growth rate: Upright, compact mounding; 16” tall by 24” wide
  • Culture: Full sun; coarse and slightly mineral soil; dry moderately between waterings
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: Deer resistant; drought tolerant
  • Availability: Liners

Echinacea Kismet™ ‘Raspberry’

Common name: Coneflower

Trademark: PPAF ‘TNECHKR’

Introduced by: Terra Nova Nurseries

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 4 to 10
  • Ornamental features: Echinacea Kismet™ ‘Raspberry’ has beautiful raspberry-pink flowers that bloom first year in the summer and last until winter; it also attracts hummingbirds and butterflies
  • Habit and growth rate: Upright, compact mounding; 16” tall by 24” wide
  • Culture: Full sun; coarse and slightly mineral soil; dry moderately between waterings
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: Deer resistant; drought tolerant
  • Availability: Liners

Heuchera Northern Exposure™ ‘Lime’

Common name: Alum root

Trademark: PPAF ‘TNHEUNEL’

Introduced by: Terra Nova Nurseries

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 4 to 9
  • Ornamental features: Heuchera Northern Exposure™ ‘Lime’ is a long-lived, butterfly-attracting landscape plant with lime-green leaves and narrow spikes of rust-red and green flowers
  • Habit and growth rate: Dense, rounded mounding; 16” tall by 22” wide
  • Culture: Full sun or part shade; well-drained, organic soil; dry moderately between waterings
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: Rust resistant; drought, cold, heat and humidity resistant
  • Availability: Liners

Heucherella ‘Plum Cascade’

Common name: Heucherella

Trademark: PPAF

Introduced by: Terra Nova Nurseries

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 4 to 10
  • Ornamental features: Heucherella ‘Plum Cascade’ has lobed, purplesilver leaves with small, light pink flowers; this plant also has excellent vigor and attracts butterflies
  • Habit and growth rate: Trailing; 9” tall by 32” wide
  • Culture: Full to part shade; well-drained, humus-rich soil; dry moderately between waterings
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: None indicated
  • Availability: Liners

Tiarella Sylvan™ ‘Lace’

Common name: Foam flower

Trademark: PPAF (‘TNTIASL’)

Introduced by: Terra Nova Nurseries

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 4 to 9
  • Ornamental features: Tiarella Sylvan™ ‘Lace’ has beautifully patterned, cut leaves and white, spiked flowers in spring; looks great as a groundcover in a woodland or shade garden
  • Habit and growth rate: Compact mounding; 9” tall by 18” wide
  • Culture: Shade to part shade; rich, moist soil with organic component; dry moderately between waterings
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: Deer resistant
  • Availability: Liners