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Feb 5, 2023  Week: 5

Watermelon Coleus, Premium Sun

  • Coleus, Premium Sun Watermelon Bloom
  • Coleus, Premium Sun Watermelon Container
  • Coleus, Premium Sun Watermelon Landscape
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Scientific Name : Solenostemon scutellarioides

Common Name : Premium Sun Coleus

Plant Habit : Mounded

Spacing : 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)

Height : 20" (51cm)

Width : 18 - 22" (46 - 56cm)

Exposure : Partial Sun

Grower Information : 
Seed supplied as: Pelleted.
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

  • Watermelon-coloured leaves with green edges in cool conditions mature to deep pink under warmer conditions. 
  • Can be used in sunny or shady landscapes. 
  • Beautifully coloured foliage with late flowering.