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Coleus Black Dragon Seeds

Coleus Black Dragon Seeds

Solenostemon scutellarioides

Item #1271

Add some gorgeous, deep color to shady areas with this striking coleus. This compact, bushy plant brings a hot blush to the front of the border with hues of purple, red and black. The unusual colors combined with the puckered leaf shapes provide ultimate visual interest. It’s a perfect accent to any bright colored leaves or flowers. Wonderful in containers, inside or out!
Deer resistant.


Annual

Shade to part sun

Blooms summer

12" tall

Days to Emerge:
15 - 20 days

Seed Depth:
Press into surface

Seed Spacing:
4-6 seeds every
6" to 12"

Thinning:
When 1" tall,
thin to 1 every
6" - 12"


When to sow outside: 1 to 2 weeks after average last frost.

When to start inside: RECOMMENDED. 6 to 8 weeks before average last frost for transplanting outside. Any time of year when grown as a houseplant.

Special germination instructions: Coleus seed requires light to germinate. Press seed into soil surface; do not cover with soil. Keep moist.

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