Coleus Rainbow Mixed Colors – Item #95


Brightly colored foliage in a variety of patterns makes coleus a favorite for semi-shaded areas and patio containers. This tropical native looks its best in a warm, humid location with indirect light.

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Additional information

Weight .20 g
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: press in

Spacing: 1″ (3cm)

Sprouts In: 10-20 days

Thinning: 10″ (25cm)

Sow in rich soil and part shade in a well-drained location after all danger of frost has passed. May be started indoors about 10 weeks prior to transplanting. Seeds require light to germinate. Keep soil moist until plants are established.

Coleus is a tender perennial usually grown as an annual outside its native Southeast Asia.

Additional Information (Flowers)

Botanical Name: Coleus blumei

Height: 2-3′ (61-91cm)

Bloom Period: summer

Type: tender annual