Height– 12-18 cm
|Common name– Painted nettle, croton of poor man|
We can send any of the coleus variety shown in the image. If we do not receive any choice of customer, we will send blue coloured coleus shown on the top side of image. Coleus has a wide variety of leaf sizes, colours and shapes. Bunch of such plants in a single pot looks beautiful. This is also used to create bed or border of such plants.
The plant looks very good due to its soft leaves. But never keep this in direct sun light for long hours, especially in summer. It likes cold weather, but not frost like conditions. The plant blooms very small flowers after attaining maturity. It can be grown very easily.
Maximum Height-2 feet
Care: Coleus plants should be grown in the garden in bright, diffused light. Some of Coleus plants survive full sun exposure but the foliage color is enhanced, if they are grown in the diffused light.
- Prune the plant regularly to encourage branching and compact growth.
- These plants cannot tolerate extreme cold temperatures.
- Presence of cocopeat in soil will motivate healthy growth.
Ornamental use: Yes