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Feb 5, 2023  Week: 5

Dark Chocolate Coleus, Premium Sun

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

Common Name : Premium Sun Coleus

Plant Habit : Upright

Spacing : 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)

Height : 24 - 30" (61 - 76cm)

Width : 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)

Exposure : 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

  • Upright accent plants have mid-size leaves in a rich mahogany brown. Slight touches of burgundy appear, especially in full-sun conditions. 
  • A good choice for large mixed containers and in-ground plantings. 
  • Rich mahogany brown partners well with many colour schemes.