Chocolate Covered Cherry Coleus
Coleus blumei. Create a bold statement with this rich-textured and non-fading coleus. Vivid colour of rose and mahogany with a frilled green edge that lasts throughout the season. This is a reliable performer, can tolerate full sun and high humidity. Later flowering than other coleus varieties. Perfect for patio containers and a garden must-have. Height 12-14". Approx. 10 seeds/pkg.
Sow indoors 6-8 weeks before transplanting. Sow seed on the surface of the soil, do not cover as light is required for germination. Provide a soil temperature of 21-24 degrees C. Transplant after all danger of frost is past, 6-8 inches apart.
Coleus can grow under any light condition, shade to full-sun as long as they get plenty of moisture. Pinch and remove flowers to encourage branching and full growth.