Terra Nova Nurseries Introduces Rust-Resistant Heucherella
Terra Nova Nurseries has announced the latest phase of its breeding program for heucherella cultivars six new rust-resistant varieties. The cultivars include Heucherella Gold Cascade and Heucherella Copper Cascade, both of which are part of the companys new Cascade series. Also new, Heucherella Twilight is a stand-alone variety bred for its vigorous habit and low-maintenance characteristics. A new addition to Terra Nova Nurseries existing Falls series is Heucherella Glacier Falls, rounding out the collection to a total of four varieties. Heucherella Fire Frost and Heucherella Honey Rose are two new varieties that are part of the companys current licensing agreement with Blooms of Bressingham. Heucherella are a cross of heuchera and tiarella, in which the female parent is a heuchera and the male parent is a tiarella. For more information on Terra Novas breeding program, visit www.terranovanurseries.com.