Coleus (Coleus scutellarioides 'Shiny Shoes') in the Coleus Database

Botanical names:
Coleus scutellarioides Accepted
Plectranthus scutellarioides Synonym
Solenostemon scutellarioides Synonym

Data specific to Coleus (Edit)
Color Effect: Burgundy
Variegation: None
Leaf Size: Average (1½"-3")
Habit: Upright
Sun Tolerance: Full Morning

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Plant Height: 22 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem

Coleus Shiny Shoes

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Location: My garden, Central NJDate: 9/17/14Coleus Shiny Shoes
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Date: 9/10/14Coleus Shiny Shoes
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Fall / Winter Cuttings by Onewish1 May 30, 2012 3:50 PM 187
Come on, coleus nuts, don't be slackers by kqcrna Oct 1, 2011 7:29 AM 36
Photos by Onewish1 Jul 29, 2011 5:24 AM 42

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