Coleus Seeds,''Kong Lime Sprite' ( 10 pelleted seeds ) Great house plant !
This exciting series features extremely large leaves and unique patterns on tall, well-branched plants. Bicolour of lime green and mahogany red leaves on 18-22 in/45-55 cm plants makes Kong an eye-catching choice for large containers and landscapes. Also works well as an indoor lifestyle plant. The fast-finishing plants are well-suited to production in 4.5 in/11 cm to gallon (8 in/20 cm) pots with 3 plants per pot. Prefers full shade for best performance. Supplied as easy-to-sow pelleted seed. A common name for Coleus is Flame Nettle, and what an appropriate name it is as this unique foliage plant smolders in the shade!
Happy to grow in full sun if given plenty of water, this adaptable coleus also smolders in the shade. It looks good from the moment its tiny new leaves emerge til hard frost. And that's something no flowering annual can
equal! Pkt is 20 pelleted seeds.
- Season: Annual
- USDA Zones: 4 - 10
- Height: 12 - 14 inches
- Bloom Season: Spring through fall
- Foliage Color: Dark Burgundy
- Environment: Full sun to full shade
- Soil Type: Well-drained, pH 5.6 - 7.5
- Temperature: 70 - 75F
- Average Germ Time: 10 - 14 days
- Light Required: Yes
- Depth: Do not cover
- Sowing Rate: 2 -3 seeds per plant
- Moisture: Keep moist until germination
- Plant Spacing: 10 inches