Coleus, Ruby Slipper

Description

Coleus is a great, low maintenance plant for the sun or shade garden. Foliage colors are brighter in sun and darker in shade. Avoid watering during the heat of the day to prevent leaf scald.

 

Growth Habit: This Coleus can vary in size with heights ranging from close to 14? to 36? in height, and 14?-24? in width.

 

Exposure: While this plant is shade tolerant, it also loves the sun so you can plant this foliage in a variety of areas.

 

Water: This plant needs a fair amount of water, so make sure this foliage maintains a heavy amount of it to support its big and bold leaves. Avoid watering during the heat of the day to prevent leaf scald.

 

Potential Plant Dangers; Though Coleus is a strong plant that can withstand many dangers, it has a few it cannot. These include frost, bugs such as aphids, mealybugs, spider mites, and whiteflies, and some are prone to root and stem rot.

Additional information

Weight N/A
packagequantity

1, 15, 3, 9

size

4 in. (16.9 fl. oz.) Potted Plant