The Main Plant entry for Coleus (Coleus scutellarioides)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem

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Common names
  • Coleus
  • Flame Nettle
  • Painted Nettle
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Location: Sangamon Co. Il.
Date: 2018-05-24
Location: Sangamon Co. Il.
Date: 2018-05-22
Location: Kalama, Wa.
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Comments:
  • Posted by RuuddeBlock (The Netherlands) on Dec 14, 2017 2:31 PM concerning plant:
    According to the 'catalogue of life' they are back in the genus Coleus....again..., they keep changing!!

    Ruud
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lovesblooms On February 27, 2020 Seeds germinated
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