The Brilliant Colors Explode in Sunny Locations!
The Coleus Fishnet Stocking, 'Coleus hybrid', has lime green foliage with bright burgundy veins on the entire leaf. These new, bigger, sun loving varieties have revolutionized container gardening.
Coleus plants are durable and easy to grow however they are tender annuals. Frost will cause them to die immediately. Coleus plants are so colorful that many people keep them and use them as a house plant.
These plants will do best in temperatures above 55 degrees. Flower buds should be pinched off as soon as they develop. If a coleus plant is allowed to seed, it has completed its life cycle and will die. Coleus must have good soil drainage. This plant can also be a perennial in warmer zones.
* Bright burgundy foliage
* Easy to grow
* Can be used as a house plant
|Botanical Name||SolenostemonÂ scutellarioides 'Fishnet Stocking'|
|Zones||3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11|
|Foliage||Lime Green, Burgundy Veins on Entire Leaf|
|Mature Height||12 - 18 inches|
|Mature Spread||12 - 18 inches|
|Soil Type||Widely Adaptable|