Coleus- Colocha Sunset

Solenostemon scutellarioides

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  • Annual to 50cm
  • Blend of orange, pink and green leaves
  • Great indoor and container plant

Standard seed packet, 50 seeds

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'Coleus- Colocha Sunset' seeds

Solenostemon scutellarioides

Synonyms: Plectranthus scutellarioides

  • Annual to 50cm
  • Blend of orange, pink and green leaves
  • Great indoor and container plant

Annual to 50cm. Grown for its coloured foliage and velvety leaves which are uniquely ruffled and soft to the touch. Leaves are a blend of orange and pink with green edges for a tropical effect. Plants have a compact, bushy habit. Suitable for indoor use, providing colour to garden beds, pot and container plantings. Grows best in a shady location but tolerates some direct sun. Also known as 'Colocha Scarlet', 'Painted Leaves' or 'Painted Nettle'.

Seeds per gram: 2800
Product code: H3-10

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Quick Sowing Guide
Method Raise seedlings
Sowing Depth 5mm
Season Spring and summer
Germination 10-20 days @ 18-24°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Frost Tender Annual
Plant Spacing 50cm
Plant Height 50cm
Position Shade to part shade, moist soil
Days Until Maturity 110 days

How To Grow



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