Scientific Name: Solenostemon scutellarioides
Common Name: Premium Sun Coleus
Hardiness Degree: 50°F (10.0°C)
Plant Habit: Mounded, Upright
Characteristics: Shade Tolerant, Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance
Fertilize: Every two weeks
Spacing: 8 - 12" (20 - 30cm)
Height: 14 - 20" (36 - 51cm)
Width: 12 - 14" (30 - 36cm)
Exposure: Partial Sun, Sun
General Information: Unique chocolate colored foliage with bight green edge. Upright habit great for Mixed Containers or landscape features.
Show-stopping colours…bold patterns…rich textures: Pro landscapers and gardeners love these centre stage varieties for their great looks and reliable performance in sunny gardens and patio planters. Our Premium Sun Coleus can tolerate full sun in regions of high relative humidity such as Hardiness Zones 9 and 10. Foliage will scorch in full sun with low relative humidity. All are suitable for shade.
Plug crop time: 5 to 6 weeks
Transplant to finish: 6 to 8 weeks
- Easy-to-grow, dark-leafed plants show off a rich chocolate colour, with each mid-size leaf finely edged in mint green.
- Upright accent plants are well-suited to in-ground plantings and large containers.