Coleus is a beautiful garden plant that is loved for its colourful foliage. The leaves change the colours as the new shoots emerge which will add vibrant colour to your garden.
What makes it special:
- One of the best eye-catching foliage plants.
- Low maintenance and hardy plants.
- A perfect plant for outdoor garden and sunny balcony.
Coleus (Plectranthus scutellarioides) plant belongs to the family Lamiaceae. They have some of the most stunningly coloured foliage in combinations of green, yellow, pink, red, maroon. Coleus also has a wide variety of leaf sizes and overall shapes.
These plants are great for adding colour to the garden or home, especially in those dark, drab-looking corners.
The woody grey-brown stems bear ovate fleshy succulent blue-green leaves whose margins are very finely toothed or not at all. The inflorescence is a short spike of pale-blue boat-shaped flowers.
|1||Coleus coerulescens – Succulent Plant|
|2||3 inch (8 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Tolerates a wide range of soils except for heavy, poorly drained ones. Prefers rich, moist soils with light to moderate shade.