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Coleus FLYING CARPET™ ‘Shocker’

A bright, lime-gold background shows off a red center that grows in size as the leaf ages. Leaves show only a lime corona edge at maturity. Excellent, well-branched and low habit, which makes FLYING CARPET™ 'Shocker' a great choice for an annual groundcover.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 10-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 24″ / 28″ / –“
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s):

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Common Name Trailing Coleus
Family Lamiaceae
Genus
species scutellarioides
Plant Series
Plant Type
Persistence Evergreen
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Size (HT/W/FL HT) 24" / 28" / --"
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Soil Well drained with a moderate organic content.
pH 5.8 - 7.0
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Special Uses
Nutritional Needs 100 - 150 ppm
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Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
Water (Garden) Average
How Different? Self-branching trailing mound with bright lime gold with a showing red center.
Landscape Value Hanging baskets, containers, house plants, summer borders and mass plantings.
Finish Time to 4" 3 - 4 weeks
Comments Given 4/5 points in trials at Disneyworld in Florida, warm season 2016.
Grower Notes No pinch, no PGRs required.
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