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This plant has great branching and is similar in habit to Electric Lime. Eye-popping red coleus with pink veining is more intense in lower light. Holds the red in the “high light” of the sun and features an interesting leaf shape.

Culture Guide

Culture Guide

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The Gardens at Ball Trials 2021
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Coleus Introductions for 2022
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General Information

Height: 14-28" (36-71cm)
Spread: 14-28" (36-71cm)
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 whitefly. 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 Vulcan

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