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Coleus Heartbreaker
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  • Stunning colors and patterns for full sun and shade.
  • Versatile, premium varieties are very late to never-flowering.
  • Low-maintenance, high-impact plants are perfect for large pot programs and landscaping.
Beautiful pink foliage pattern does not fade in the full sun! Matches Henna for habit.

Culture Guide

Culture Guide

General Information

Height: 14-26" (36-66cm)
Spread: 14-16" (36-41cm)
Exposure: Shade, Sun

Propagation Guide

Tray Sizes (cells/tray): 50, 72, 84, 105
Rooting Hormone: No
Average Days with Mist: 4-6
Pinch: No
Average Propagation Time (weeks): 2-3
Comments: Avoid stretch. Transplant on time. A B-Nine spray (1,500-2,000 ppm) 10-12 days after stick can help to reduce stem elongation.

Finishing

Soil pH: 5.8-6.2
Light Levels (fc): 4,000-10,000
Temperature Day: 74-85°F (23-29°C)
Temperature Night: 59-70°F (15-21°C)
Fertilization (ppm N): 175-225
No. of Pinches: 0-2
Plant Growth Regulators (S=spray / (D=Drench: Is responsive to B-Nine(S) 2,500-3,500 ppm and Cycocel(S) 1,000-1,500 ppm tank mix or Sumagic(S) 5-10 ppm.
Pests: Whitefly, aphids, thrips
Diseases: None
Comments: Pinch early to shape. Scout plants regularly for whitefuy. Avoid crowding at all stages.

Crop Time (weeks)

4- to 5-inch (10- to 13-cm) Pots, Quarts: 1 ppp, 5-7 weeks
6-inch (15-cm) Pots, Gallons: 1-3 ppp, 6-8 weeks
10- to 12-inch (25- to 30-cm) Tubs or Baskets: 4-5 ppp, 8-11 weeks
Coleus Heartbreaker