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Coleus

Classification: Foliage House plant

House Plant Group: Bushy plant

Character: Vivid foliage colours and brightness, easy to care

Safe for pets? No

Varieties:

  • Coleus blumei (Flame nettle)
  • Coleus blumei candidum
  • Coleus blumei firebird
  • Coleus blumei klondyke
  • Coleus blumei scarlet rainbow
  • Coleus pumilus trailing queen
  • Coleus verschaffeltii

Plant Care:

Plant issues:

  • Leggy stems (young plants): Not enough light
  • Leggy stems (old plants): Normal
  • Leaf drop: Not enough watering

Pests: