Jan 20, 2018  Week: 3

Coleus, Premium Sun Pineapple Surprise

Scientific Name : Solenostemon scutellarioides

Common Name : Premium Sun Coleus

Hardiness Degree : 50°F (10.0°C)

Plant Habit : Upright

Characteristics : Shade Tolerant

Spacing : 12 - 16" (30 - 41cm)

Height : 18 - 26" (46 - 66cm)

Width : 18 - 22" (46 - 56cm)

Exposure : Sun

General Information : Mid-size landscape coleus with outstanding performance in sun and shade! Looks great even under hot, humid Summer conditions and has a high tolerance for Summer weather. The unique tricolor mosaic leaf pattern makes Pineapple Surprise extremely versatile – it complements a broad range of colors for great interest in landscape plantings as well as containers. Maintains distinct color and patterning all season, and is very late to flower for longer-lasting performance.

Landscape Tips : Proper planting exposure is very important to success:

  • Spectacular Full Sun performance in areas of high humidity only.
  • Full Sun to Part Sun in areas of high humidity.
  • Part Sun to Part Shade for areas from high to moderate levels of h