Coleus forum: Do YOU know the name of this Coleus?

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Arum
Jun 13, 2013 4:51 PM CST
OK, this is probably the most common Coleus. I grow it in the house all the time, it grows like mad. It's purple, and green. Any ideas? I know, lousy description. Smiling Arum
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Onewish1
Jun 14, 2013 3:35 AM CST

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without a photo that would be impossible .. can you post one?
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purpleinopp
Jun 27, 2013 4:08 PM CST
I wonder if it's Perilla 'Magilla' often mistaken for a Coleus, and comes first to my mind when you say purple and green? Is there a white/pink stripe between those 2 main colors?

If not, it's probably a Wizard or Rainbow, which don't really have specific names beyond that.
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marric
Oct 21, 2013 4:45 PM CST
Could it be Henna?
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Oct 22, 2013 3:24 AM CST

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Welcome! Marric

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