Coleus TIDBITS™ 'Tammy'Coleus TIDBITS™ 'Tammy'

Coleus TIDBITS™ ‘Tammy’


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.


'Tammy' features fluffy tufts of tiny, clustered leaves, each dressed in snappy crimson with a showy lime edge. Upright and spreading with a chic, trim outline. Super cute!

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 10-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 10″ / 24″ / –“
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s):

SKU: COLTAM Categories: ,
Common Name Coleus
Family Lamiaceae
Genus Coleus
species scutellarioides
Plant Series Coleus TIDBITS™ Series
Plant Type Annual
US Patent # --
EU Grant # --
Bloom Time --
Flower Color Blue, Purple
Foliage Color Green, Red, Yellow
Dormancy --
Exposure Part Shade, Full Shade
Growth Habit Compact & Bushy, Mounding
Growth Rate Fast
Hardiness Zone 10, 11
How Different? The TIDBITS™ have small tight habits, small lobed leaves, and short flower spikes. They are self branching and slow to flower. 'TIDBITS™ Tammy' has lime green leaves with dark red centers.
Landscape Value Containers, house plants, summer borders and mass plantings.
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Persistence Evergreen
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 10" / 24" / --"
Soil (Garden) Well drained with a moderate organic content.
Water (Garden) Average
Special Uses Deep South
Comments A Top Performer at Welby Gardens in Denver, Colorado in 2015. The TIDBITS™ series won a Retailer's Choice Award at CULTIVATE '17.
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 TIDBITS™ 'Tammy' - Product Profile
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