Coleus TERRA NOVA® 'Cuckoo'Coleus TERRA NOVA® 'Cuckoo'

Coleus TERRA NOVA® ‘Cuckoo’


This plant is no longer for sale from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. It is strictly on our website for information purposes only.

'Cuckoo' has the most uniquely lobed foliage; nearly palmate with a few extra fingers here and there. Each crazy leaf has an deep red base and a brilliant gold-lime border. Its natural form is a full, eye-pleasing mound, without a single pinch or drop of PGR. Baskets, bowls, beds – it's all the same if you're 'Cuckoo'.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 10-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 16″ / 24″ / –“
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s): August, September, October

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SKU: COLCUC Categories: ,
Common Name Coleus
Family Lamiaceae
species scutellarioides
Plant Series
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Persistence Evergreen
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Size (HT/W/FL HT) 16" / 24" / --"
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Soil Well drained with a moderate organic content.
pH 5.8 - 7.0
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Nutritional Needs 100 - 150 ppm
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Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
Water (Garden) Average
How Different? A unique mounding spreader, leaves red with gold margin, seriously cut leaves. 'Cuckoo' is self-branching.
Landscape Value Containers, house plants, summer borders and mass plantings.
Finish Time to 4" 3 - 4 weeks
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Grower Notes No pinch, no PGRs required.
Coleus TERRA NOVA® 'Cuckoo' - Product Profile
Coleus TERRA NOVA® 'Cuckoo' - Growing Recipe

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