|Plant Series||Coleus HIPSTERS™ Series|
|US Patent #||--|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Flower Color||Blue, Purple|
|Foliage Color||Green, Red, Yellow|
|Exposure||Part Shade, Full Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||10, 11|
|How Different?||HIPSTERS™ are naturally multibranching with dense, low, spreading habits and narrow leaves. 'Dexter' has dark red leaves, finely edged lime green.|
|Landscape Value||Containers, house plants, summer borders and mass plantings.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||9" / 23" / --"|
|Soil (Garden)||Well drained with a moderate organic content.|
|Special Uses||Deep South|
Coleus HIPSTERS™ ‘Dexter’
Coleus HIPSTERS™ 'Dexter' has the low spreading habit and the narrow leaves and spiky margins of the series but with leaves a dark red with a fine lime green margin. Very edgy. All the HIPSTERS™ make great mixers with Calibrachoa.
*** 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): 9″ / 23″ / –“
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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