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Week 38 – September 19, 2021

Plant Information

Spitfire Coleus

New variety!
  • Spitfire Coleus - Bloom
  • Spitfire Coleus - Container
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Solenostemon scutellarioides

Common Name: Coleus

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

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Colorful/Attractive Foliage

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)

Height: 10 - 16" (25 - 41cm)

Width: 14 - 16" (36 - 41cm)

Exposure: Shade, Sun

General Information: No other micro coleus has such vibrant pink and lime green coloring with a unique leaf shape. 

Grower Information:

  • Stunning colors and patterns for 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.

Compact, micro coleus is the first of its kind in our assortment! Holds its color very well in full sun or shade, and is very late to flower. Plant is self-branching, so no pinch or PGRs are needed. Versatile for use in combos, containers and landscape borders, and great for urban gardeners' balconies or small patios. No other micro coleus has such vibrant pink and lime green coloring with this unique leaf shape. 

'UF17-109-09'

Protection Information: PPAF

(Flowering Only License)