Coleus Carefree Mix Solenostemon Scutellarioides is a bushy, tender perennial from tropical regions of Southeast Asia. Coleus Carefree Mix seeds are very easy to germinate, and also known as Flame Nettle and Painted Nettle, this Coleus has unique-shaped foliage with masses of small leaves that are deeply lobed and look like oak leaves. The foliage is a stunning mix of different colors and shades such as pink, lime, jade, gold, red, and many others.
This dwarf colorful Coleus Carefree Mix can be planted anywhere in the garden for dazzling display of exotic color and texture. Solenostemon Scutellarioides seeds cannot be covered with soil, and Flame Nettle is a great plant for growing in full shade or partial shade, and it is very adaptable to various types of soil. Coleus is an easy to grow and carefree houseplant.
Height: 12 Inches
Bloom Season: Spring/Summer/Fall
Environment: Shade/Partial Shade
Soil Type: Rich, Moist well-drained, pH 5.6-7.5
USDA Zones: 8-11 (As Perennial) All Regions of North America (As Annual)
Sow Indoors: Spring (6-8 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outdoors: Spring
Seed Depth: Surface sowing - press seeds slightly into the soil
Germination Time: 10-14 Days