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Week 9 – March 01, 2024

Plant Information

Coral Candy Coleus, Premium Sun

New variety!
  • Coral Candy Coleus, Premium Sun - Bloom
  • Coral Candy Coleus, Premium Sun - Container

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Solenostemon scutellarioides

Common Name: Coleus

Plant Habit: Mounded

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

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Height: 10 - 16" (25 - 41cm)

Width: 12 - 14" (30 - 36cm)

Exposure: Shade, Sun

General Information: Long-lasting color for use as a container or garden component in sun or shade.

Grower Information:

Showstopping 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

  • Thin, serrated leaves bring a new look to the Premium Sun collection.
  • The mounded, compact plants display foliage with a coral-pink centre that blends to green.
  • The range of foliage colours displayed can differ depending on environmental conditions.
  • Great for mixes and garden beds.
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