Scientific Name: Solenostemon scutellarioides
Common Name: Premium Shade Coleus
Hardiness Degree: 50°F (10.0°C)
Plant Habit: Mounded, Upright
Characteristics: Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Heat Tolerant, Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance
Fertilize: Every two weeks
Spacing: 15 - 24" (38 - 61cm)
Height: 18 - 20" (46 - 51cm)
Width: 15 - 18" (38 - 46cm)
Exposure: Shade, Partial Sun
General Information: HUGE foliage with unique color combinations on leaves adds interest to shade garden beds and containers.
Plug crop time: 5 to 6 weeks
Transplant to finish: 3 to 4 weeks
- Extremely large leaves and unique patterns on well-branched plants.
- Excellent shade alternative for large containers, large mixed combos and landscapes.
- Also works in indoor plant programs.
- Prefers full shade for best performance.
KONG Mosaic, Red and Rose are bred by Sakata Seed Corporation.
Can show rose midrib in deepest shade; flowers at the late end of the series, similar to Red.