All About Coleus: Nice, Chris

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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: Carole
Clarksville, TN (Zone 6b)
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SongofJoy
Feb 29, 2012 6:11 PM CST
I've grown very fond of coleus, and your article adds to that fondness even more. Good work! Thumbs up

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Name: Joanne
Calgary, AB Canada (Zone 3a)
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Joannabanana
Feb 29, 2012 6:12 PM CST
Very pretty!
Name: Chris
Ripon, Wisconsin
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goldfinch4
Mar 1, 2012 2:41 AM CST
Thanks. I love how quickly they grow into large plants. It's that instant gratification thing!
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Name: Carole
Clarksville, TN (Zone 6b)
Charter ATP Member Garden Sages Plant Identifier I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! I helped plan and beta test the plant database. I helped beta test the Garden Planting Calendar
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SongofJoy
Mar 1, 2012 4:17 AM CST
I agree
I garden for the pollinators.
Name: Vicki
North Carolina
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vic
Mar 1, 2012 9:11 AM CST
Great article Chris - thank you - and I love coleus! Hurray! Hurray!
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 1, 2012 9:18 AM CST
Thanks - me too Vic! Big Grin
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