|Plant Series||Coleus TERRA NOVA® Collection|
|US Patent #||--|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Flower Color||Blue, Purple|
|Foliage Color||Green, Pink, Red, Yellow|
|Exposure||Part Shade, Full Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||10, 11|
|How Different?||Unique spreader or hanging basket type with self-branching and shy blooming. Foliage is yellow with red veins edged in lime green. The flowers in short spikes are a lovely blue.|
|Landscape Value||Containers, house plants, summer borders and mass plantings.|
|Most Active Growing Season||--|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||23" / 36" / --"|
|Soil (Garden) (Garden)||Well drained with a moderate organic content.|
|Special Uses||Deep South|
Coleus TERRA NOVA® ‘Electric Slide’
What could be better than an easy to grow Coleus that is equally at home in a bed or a hanging basket? With a strong, canary-yellow background, shocking red veins and a ruffled emerald edge, it's hard to keep your eyes off. Naturally neat and compact, very shy flowering with short violet blue flowers late in the season.
|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||Facultative Short Day|
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