Coleus NOVA® 'Red Flare'Coleus NOVA® 'Red Flare'

Coleus NOVA® ‘Red Flare’

Self-branching with brightly colored foliage of deep red, lobed leaves with reddish-pink centers. The upright, compact habit in addition to being slow to flower, makes maintenance easier. Vigorous branching from the base makes this plant perfect for containers and hanging baskets.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 10-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 12″ / 14″ / –“
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s):

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Common Name Coleus
Family Lamiaceae
Genus Coleus
species scutellarioides
Plant Series Coleus NOVA® Series
Plant Type Annual
Persistence Evergreen
US Patent # --
EU Grant # --
Hardiness Zone 10, 11
Growth Habit Upright
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 12" / 14" / --"
Finish Time Fast (4-6 Weeks)
Growth Rate Fast
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color --
Leaf Color Red
Soil Well drained with a moderate organic content.
pH 5.8 - 7.0
Exposure Part Shade, Full Shade
Special Uses Deep South
Nutritional Needs 100 - 150 ppm
Dormancy --
Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
Water (Garden) Average.
How Different? More open growing, yet compact. Foliage is a very bright two-toned color combo.
Landscape Value Containers, summer borders and mass plantings.
Finish Time to 4" 3 - 4 weeks
Comments Slow to flower.
Grower Notes No pinch, no PGRs required.
Coleus NOVA® 'Red Flare' - Product Profile
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