Plant ID forum: Green centered coleus

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Name: Susan
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stilldew
Aug 13, 2014 12:08 PM CST
I've been growing this coleus for a number of years and have forgotten the name. The center is bright green with splashes of cream or very light yellow. The rest if reddish purple fainting to a dark rose along the outer edge. At the tips of the leaves are small areas of cream.
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Name: Susan
Southeast NE (Zone 5b)
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stilldew
Aug 14, 2014 2:01 AM CST
Thanks to pirl, this now has an ID. It's Cracklin' Rosie.
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Name: Lin
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)

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plantladylin
Aug 14, 2014 7:19 AM CST
It does indeed look like 'Cracklin Rosie': http://www.rosydawngardens.com...

We currently have no pictures in the database so I hope you will upload a couple of your photos: coleus (Plectranthus scutellarioides 'Cracklin' Rosie')
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