Coleus

Must find the name for this old-fashioned favorite.

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Comment by Clare Oliva on July 19, 2013 at 2:19pm

Lorraine, go to this website http://www.coleusfinder.org/pictures.php. They have a cool tool for finding coleus varieties based on their characteristics (leaf shape, color, height, etc...)

Comment by Lorraine Smith Pacific NW on July 19, 2013 at 1:38pm

I hunt high & low for this one, the leaves are so large they called it Kong coleus, but I found the name & then misplaced it. The best one I ever grew was indoors in southwest corner windows with a giant rose shrub in front. No direct sun, it doesn't like UV rays I'm guessing.

Comment by Clare Oliva on July 18, 2013 at 7:33pm

What a pretty coleus!

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