|Common Name||Trailing Coleus|
|Plant Series||Coleus FLYING CARPET™ Series|
|US Patent #||--|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Flower Color||Blue, Purple|
|Foliage Color||Green, Red, Yellow|
|Exposure||Part Shade, Full Shade|
|Growth Habit||Mounding, Spreading / Trailing|
|Hardiness Zone||10, 11|
|How Different?||Vigorous trailer with lovely markings. Great in a hanging basket! The FLYING CARPET™ Series are all new Coleus breeding with low, dense, trailing habits.|
|Landscape Value||Containers, house plants, summer borders and mass plantings.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||24" / 30" / --"|
|Soil (Garden)||Well drained with a moderate organic content.|
|Special Uses||Deep South|
|Comments||Given 5/5 points in trials at Disneyworld in Florida, warm season 2016.|
Coleus FLYING CARPET™ ‘Thriller’
Vivid lime-gold leaves are bordered by a cherry red center which changes to burgundy-red as the foliage ages. Prominent red veins reach out to the leaf edges. Foliage is mid-sized and dense; fills a container very quickly.
*** PLEASE NOTE ***
This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our Licensees or Retail Sources.
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 10-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 24″ / 30″ / –“
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
|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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