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Week 5 – February 01, 2023

Plant Information

Special Effects Coleus

  • Special Effects Coleus - Bloom
  • Special Effects Coleus - Container
Growing Information:
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Solenostemon scutellarioides

Common Name: Coleus

Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Shade Tolerant

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 16" (41cm)

Height: 14 - 24" (36 - 61cm)

Width: 14 - 16" (36 - 41cm)

Exposure: Shade, Sun

General Information: Excellent garden performance with a new take on traditional coleus.
Elongated leaves make for a wonderful textural component in mixed containers and landscape beds.

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, densely-branched collection shines in small container production. Bold foliage colors and unique leaf shapes are great in mixed containers – excellent landscape performance, too.


Protection Information: PP27,500

(Flowering Only License)