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Coleus TERRA NOVA® ‘Fall Flames’


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.


Grows beautifully when used as a large hanging basket or as a summer annual mid-border highlight. Its dramatically colored leaves of dark red splashed with yellow are quite eye-catching. Great basal branching creates an upright, spreading habit. Easy culture.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 10-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 12″ / 20″ / –“
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s):

Common Name Coleus
Family Lamiaceae
Genus Coleus
species scutellarioides
Plant Series Coleus TERRA NOVA® Collection
Plant Type Annual
US Patent # --
EU Grant # --
Bloom Time --
Flower Color --
Foliage Color Orange, Red, Yellow
Dormancy --
Exposure Part Shade, Full Shade
Growth Habit Mounding
Growth Rate Fast
Hardiness Zone 10, 11
How Different? Bright orange, red and gold foliage combo is very showy.
Landscape Value Containers or in mass plantings.
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Persistence Evergreen
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 12" / 20" / --"
Soil (Garden) Well drained with a moderate organic content.
Water (Garden) Average.
Special Uses Deep South
Comments Slow to flower.
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
Coleus TERRA NOVA® 'Fall Flames' - Product Profile
Coleus TERRA NOVA® 'Fall Flames' - Growing Recipe

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