All About Coleus: Fantastic article

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All About Coleus

By goldfinch4
March 1, 2012

If you’re looking for non-stop color in your gardens and containers that will last your entire growing season, consider planting coleus – the plant that can quickly show big results.

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Name: Debbie
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Debbie
Mar 1, 2012 1:51 AM CST
Thanks so much Chris. This has really inspired me to get my combos in order and order what else I need.
Name: Chris
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goldfinch4
Mar 1, 2012 2:38 AM CST
Yes, it's getting to be that time of year for me too. Coleus work so well with other plants too and really add that boost of constant color to containers. Great easy care plants.
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Name: Karen
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kqcrna
Mar 1, 2012 5:56 AM CST
Nice job on the article, Chris. And such beautiful photos. Hilarious!

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Name: Chris
Ripon, Wisconsin
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goldfinch4
Mar 1, 2012 6:00 AM CST
Thanks Karen. Aren't those garden shots the best!!! Hurray! (Thanks for letting me use them!)
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Name: Julia
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springcolor
Mar 5, 2012 7:30 PM CST
Loved the article! Great pictures!
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Name: Chris
Ripon, Wisconsin
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goldfinch4
Mar 6, 2012 1:37 AM CST
Thank you. Do you grow coleus springcolor?
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Name: Julia
Washington State (Zone 7a)
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springcolor
Mar 6, 2012 11:23 AM CST
Yes, I have about 5 flats of cuttings in the greenhouse. I posted a picture last night. Just love them.
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Name: Chris
Ripon, Wisconsin
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Garden Sages Forum moderator Garden Ideas: Master Level Plant Database Moderator
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goldfinch4
Mar 6, 2012 11:30 AM CST
Wow, that's a bunch! Thumbs up
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