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Solenostemon scutellarioides 'PAS904340'

Kong® Lime Sprite Coleus

Coleus

Comments

A vigorous, well branched variety that features bright lime green foliage with deep red centers and variegation; upright mounded habit, ideal for hanging baskets, patio containers and garden landscapes; shade loving and low maintenance

Description

A vigorous, well branched variety that features bright lime green foliage with deep red centers and variegation; upright mounded habit, ideal for hanging baskets, patio containers and garden landscapes; shade loving and low maintenance

Landscape Attributes

Kong® Lime Sprite Coleus is an herbaceous evergreen perennial with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its relatively coarse texture can be used to stand it apart from other garden plants with finer foliage.

This is a relatively low maintenance plant. The flowers of this plant may actually detract from its ornamental features, so they can be removed as they appear. Deer don't particularly care for this plant and will usually leave it alone in favor of tastier treats. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Kong® Lime Sprite Coleus is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Mass Planting;Border Edging;General Garden Use;Container Planting;Hanging Baskets

Planting & Growing

Kong® Lime Sprite Coleus will grow to be about 20 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 18 inches. When grown in masses or used as a bedding plant, individual plants should be spaced approximately 16 inches apart. It grows at a fast rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 5 years. As an evegreen perennial, this plant will typically keep its form and foliage year-round.

Light Requirement:

shade

partial shade

Moisture:

moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

9b

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

20 inches

18 inches

rich

Deer Resistant:

true

Fall Color

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