Coleus Versa Lime Solenostemon Scutellarioides is a tropical perennial that typically grows as an annual. Also called Flame Nettle, Painted Nettle or Painted Leaf, Coleus is very easy to grow from seeds and this very popular ornamental is a large, well-branched plant with bright green foliage. Coleus Versa tolerates full sun perfectly and performs well in partial shade.
Coleus Versa Lime is superb for containers, and can be grown everywhere in the garden, providing outstanding highly ornamental, light-green foliage that brightens up borders and flower beds. Grown from Solenostemon Scutellarioides seeds, this variety of Coleus is very versatile ornamental plant that tolerates heat and high humidity and requires very little attention. Coleus is a splendid houseplant that needs minimum care.
Height: 28 Inches
Bloom Season: Spring/Summer/Fall
Environment: Sun/Partial Shade
Soil Type: Rich, Moist well-drained, pH 5.6-7.5
USDA Zones: 10-11 (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