Coleus Versa Watermelon Solenostemon Scutellarioides is a perennial native to tropics, but this plant is mostly treated as a tender annual. Coleus Versa Watermelon seeds are an easy way to grow Coleus, and also called Flame Nettle, Painted Nettle or Painted Leaf, this ornamental flower is tall, colorful, branching plant with leaves that have traditional pattern of pink centers and lime-green margins.
Coleus Versa Watermelon is a versatile foliage plant that grows well all around the garden in mixed borders and beds, and Coleus is one of the favorite ornamentals for containers, pots, and hanging baskets. Solenostemon Scutellarioides seeds produce the Coleus Versa plant that tolerates sun and shade, resisting heat and humidity. This selection of Coleus is a wonderful houseplant.
Height: 24 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