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Week 13 – March 29, 2023

Plant Information

Vulcan Coleus

  • Vulcan Coleus - Bloom
  • Vulcan Coleus - Container
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Solenostemon scutellarioides

Common Name: Coleus

Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)

Blooming Season: Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Autumn, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Columnar

Characteristics: Colorful/Attractive Foliage

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 14 - 24" (36 - 61cm)

Height: 14 - 28" (36 - 71cm)

Width: 14 - 28" (36 - 71cm)

Exposure: Shade, Sun

General Information: Controlled, well-branched plant with an exciting color combination.

Grower Information:

  • The stunning colors and patterns thrive in full sun and shade.
  • Versatile, premium varieties are very late to never-flowering.
  • Low-maintenance, high-impact plants are perfect for large pot programs and landscaping.

This plant has great branching and is similar in habit to Electric Lime. Eye-popping red coleus with pink veining is more intense in lower light. Holds the red in the “high light” of the sun and features an interesting leaf shape.


Protection Information: PP34,066

(Flowering Only License)