|Plant Series||Coleus FANCY FEATHERS™ Collection|
|US Patent #||--|
|EU Patent #||--|
|Foliage Color||Black, Green|
|Exposure||Part Shade, Full Shade|
|Growth Habit||Mounding, Spreading / Trailing|
|Hardiness Zone||10, 11|
|How Different?||Compared to the HIPSTERS™ Series, the FANCY FEATHERS™ Collection has narrower, longer leaves. Both form low mounds.|
|Landscape Value||Containers, house plants, summer borders and mass plantings.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||4" / 8" / --"|
|Soil (Garden)||Well drained with a moderate organic content.|
|Special Uses||Deep South|
|Comments||The FANCY FEATHERS™ Collection won the Retailer's Choice Award at CULTIVATE '17.|
Coleus FANCY FEATHERS™ ‘Black’
Coleus FANCY FEATHERS™ Black forms a mounding tuffet of narrow feather-like, black and green leaves. Looks adorable in a 4″ pot and drapes beautifully in a 10″ hanging basket. Self-branching.
*** PLEASE NOTE ***
This plant should be booked 6 months in advance for best availability. Ideal shipping window for Coleus is January thru May.
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 10-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 4″ / 8″ / –“
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s): —
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|EC||1.0 – 2.0|
|pH||5.8 – 7.0|
|Fertility Needs||100 – 150 ppm|
|Notes||No pinch, no PGRs required.|
|Finish Time to 4″||3 – 4 weeks|
|Finish Time to Gallon||6 – 7 weeks|
|Day Length for Flowering||Day Neutral|
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