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Week 5 – February 01, 2023

Plant Information

Ruby Slipper Coleus

  • Ruby Slipper Coleus - Bloom
  • Ruby Slipper Coleus - Container
  • Ruby Slipper Coleus - Landscape
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Solenostemon scutellarioides

Common Name: Coleus

Hardiness Degree: 40°F (4.4°C)

Blooming Season: Late Summer

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Shade Tolerant

Water: Heavy

Fertilize: Once a week

Spacing: 16 - 24" (41 - 61cm)

Height: 14 - 24" (36 - 61cm)

Width: 14 - 16" (36 - 41cm)

Exposure: Shade, Sun

General Information: Excellent color and texture for sun or shade.

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.

Darker, more red version of Redhead. More compact and better branched than other red varieties. Works well in-ground and in containers in full sun and full shade.


Protection Information: PP28,566

(Flowering Only License)