Coleus forum: Coleus ID?

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Name: Danita
GA (Zone 7b)
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Danita
May 26, 2016 12:27 AM CST
Hi,

I managed to leave the nursery without a tag or checking the name on this one. I'm thinking that it may be 'Indian Summer'. Opinions?

Thanks much! Green Grin!

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Name: Tiffany
Opp, AL (Zone 8b)
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purpleinopp
May 27, 2016 12:57 PM CST
It could be. Are the leaves solid reddish on the back?
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Name: Matt
Texas (Zone 9a)
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matt56ah
May 27, 2016 11:47 PM CST
I think you may be right on it being Indian Summer! I have one myself that is unnamed and looks a lot like your picture. I'll show y'all mine sometime this weekend
Name: Danita
GA (Zone 7b)
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Danita
Jun 4, 2016 3:13 PM CST
Yes, the stems and the backs of the leaves are a reddish-purple color. Smiling
Name: Tiffany
Opp, AL (Zone 8b)
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purpleinopp
Jun 5, 2016 6:23 AM CST
That fits with Indian Summer. It's quite schizo, depending on exposure. I've put a ton of pics of that in the DB here.
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