COLEUS SEEDS

Painted Nettle

Solenostemon scutellarioides

How to plant Coleus seeds 

48 Varieties of Coleus

WIZARD SERIES Coleus Seeds

Part sun to filtered shade. Compact, base-branching plants grow just 10-12″ high and never need pinching. Wizard series coleus add a cheerful note to shaded borders or patio containers, can even be grown indoors on a sunny windowsill. All Wizard coleus varieties thrive in afternoon or filtered shade and moist soil. Wizard Coral Sunrise, Wizard Golden, Wizard Velvet Red, and Wizard Sunset tolerate sun, heat, and humidity particularly well for coleus.

Wizard Mosaic coleus. AN01291

WIZARD MOSAIC Coleus

Extraordinary patterns make Wizard Mosaic coleus plants unforgettable. Every leaf is uniquely blotched and/or striped. Neat, well-branched plants grow 10-12″ tall.

50 seeds - $2.49
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Wizard Velvet Red coleus AN02020

WIZARD VELVET RED Coleus

Deep-red leaves on 10-12″ high plants. Wizard Velvet Red tolerates sun, heat, and humidity unusually well for a coleus.

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Wizard Golden coleus. AN06032

WIZARD GOLDEN Coleus

The large rich-chartreuse leaves of Wizard Golden coleus light up shady areas of your garden, provide outstanding contrast for darker colored (especially purple) plants. Growing to 1′ tall, Wizard Golden tolerates sun, heat, and humidity better than most coleus.

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Wizard Jade coleus. AN00186

WIZARD JADE Coleus

Ivory leaves edged in vibrant green. Wizard Jade coleus forms compact, bushy plants to 10-12″ tall.

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Wizard Scarlet coleus AN10192

WIZARD SCARLET Coleus

The scarlet-red leaves of Wizard Scarlet coleus are edged in pale green and are held on tidy, well-branched 12″ tall plants.

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Wizard Select Mix coleus AN11204

WIZARD SELECT MIXTURE Coleus

A designer blend of seven showiest, most complimentary Wizard coleus colors. Includes Wizard Coral, Wizard Coral Sunrise, Wizard Mosaic, Wizard Pastel, Wizard Pineapple, Wizard Scarlet, Wizard Sunset, and Wizard Velvet Red.

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Wizard Pineapple coleus. AN11638

WIZARD PINEAPPLE Coleus

Lime-green foliage splashed in dark red, tipped in bronze. Scarlet veins on the underside of each leaf adds interest. Wizard Pineapple coleus forms neat and tidy 12″ tall plants.

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Wizard Sunset coleus. AN06034

WIZARD SUNSET Coleus

Leaf color of Wizard Sunset coleus is vivid apricot-orange, scalloped edges are golden. The 10-12″ tall plants are compact and bushy.

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Wizard Coral Sunrise coleus. AN09015

WIZARD CORAL SUNRISE Coleus

Showy serrated leaves with salmon pink centers, shade to olive green and bright green at the margins. Wizard Sunrise plants tolerate sun, heat, and humidity unusually well for a coleus. Plants are bushy and well-branched, grow to 1′ tall.

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Wizard Mix coleus. AN05077

WIZARD MIX Coleus

A formula mix of all the individual Wizard series colors. Neat and bushy plants grow 10-12″ tall.

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SUPERFINE RAINBOW SERIES Coleus Seeds

Large and vivid multicolored leaves on vigorous, bushy, semi-dwarf 12-15″ tall plants. Very late flowering, Superfine Rainbow coleus radiate color over an extended season. Ideal plants for brightening semi-shaded beds, borders and containers.

Superfine Rainbow Masterblends Mix coleus AN01771

SUPERFINE RAINBOW MASTERBLENDS MIX Coleus

A sensational formulated blend of all the coleus varieties in the Superfine Rainbow series. The highly-decorative leaves are large, the 12-15″ tall plants are vigorous, robust, and bushy.

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Superfine Rainbow Multicolor coleus AN09024

SUPERFINE RAINBOW MULTICOLOUR Coleus

Superfine Rainbow Rainbow Multicolour coleus foliage is streaked red, salmon, yellow, and green. Easy to grow, bushy plants grow 12-15″ tall.

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Superfine Rainbow Red Velvet coleus AN01770

SUPERFINE RAINBOW RED VELVET Coleus

Large, vivid deep-red leaves. Superfine Rainbow Red Velvet coleus is bushy and fast growing, to 12-15″ tall.

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Superfine Rainbow Festive Dance coleus AN09023

SUPERFINE RAINBOW FESTIVE DANCE Coleus

Superfine Rainbow Festive Dance coleus carries rich chocolate-brown or bronze leaves, fiery-orange at their center, lined in gray green. Plants are vigorous and elegant, perfect for bedding or containers.

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Superfine Rainbow Color Pride coleus AN11208

SUPERFINE RAINBOW COLOR PRIDE Coleus

Large, brilliant-rose leaves, edged in green, mottled bronze-red. Superfine Rainbow Color Pride coleus plants are vigorous and bushy, grow 12-15″ tall.

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Superfine Rainbow Volcano coleus AN09026

SUPERFINE RAINBOW VOLCANO Coleus

The big, bright leaves of Superfine Rainbow Volcano coleus are burgundy red, lined in chartreuse. Vigorous growing plants to 12-15″ tall.

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GIANT EXHIBITION SERIES Coleus Seeds

Very large leaves up to 6-7″ long on 12-15″ tall plants. Grow plants in part sun to dappled shade.

Giant Exhibition Mix coleus AN09021

GIANT EXHIBITION MIX Coleus

A dramatic coleus mix formulated from all 8 Giant Exhibition coleus colors. A truly memorable, large-leaf mix of outstanding coleus varieties. Plants will grow up to 15″ tall.

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Giant Exhibition Rustic Red coleus AN09022

GIANT EXHIBITION RUSTIC RED Coleus

Whopping 6-7″ long rusty-red leaves with edges stitched in yellow. Giant Exhibition Rustic Red coleus plants grow 12-15″ tall.

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Giant Exhibition Marble coleus AN09029

GIANT EXHIBITION MARBLE Coleus

Huge 6-7″, green leaves have white centers, are marbled in red. Plants grow 12-15″ tall. Performance is superb in extreme heat; Giant Exhibition Marble coleus earned a spot on the Dallas Arboretum's list of 'Flameproof Plants'.

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Giant Exhibition Palisandra coleus with huge deep purple-black leaves. AN08006

GIANT EXHIBITION PALISANDRA Coleus

Giant Exhibition Palisandra coleus carries enormous, velvety, deep purple-black leaves. Plants grow 12-15″ tall.

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Giant Exhibition Limelight coleus AN09019

GIANT EXHIBITION LIMELIGHT Coleus

Giant Exhibition Limelight coleus carries huge brilliant lime-green leaves that demand attention, and are absolutely stunning combined with purple flowers or leaves. Easy to grow, 12-15″ tall plants in containers or borders. Grows 12-15″ tall.

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VERSA SERIES Coleus Seeds

A remarkably versatile coleus series. Versa coleus grow 20-32″ tall, are vigorous, mounding, and well branched. Plants are clothed in brilliant leaves in full sun (in climates with high humidity) or light shade. Versa series coleus are easy to grow in borders or containers, and because they bloom very late, plants remain showy for months.

Versa Mix coleus. AN11639

VERSA MIX Coleus

A complete formulated mix of the Versa series coleus. The 20-32″ tall plants tolerate full sun in humid climates, give part to light shade everywhere.

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Versa Crimson Gold coleus. AN10172

VERSA CRIMSON GOLD Coleus

Vivid-crimson leaves, edged in a fine ribbon of gold. Versa Crimson Gold is the best of the Versa coleus; it may be the top performing coleus of any kind. Winner of the Dallas Arboretum's 'Flameproof' award (thrives in Texas heat). We highly recommended Versa Crimson Gold coleus.

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Versa Lime coleus. AN10180

VERSA LIME Coleus

Versa Lime coleus is clothed in brilliant-chartreuse leaves. These 20-32″ tall plants combine beautifully with orange and red, leaves or flowers.

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Versa Rose to Lime coleus. AN10184

VERSA ROSE TO LIME Coleus

The leaves of Versa Rose to Lime coleus are speckled rose in their center, then shade to lime green at the leaf edge. Vigorous, mounding growth to 20-32″ tall.

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Versa Watermelon coleus. AN10190

VERSA WATERMELON Coleus

The brilliant leaves of Versa Watermelon coleus are pink at their center, with margins of lime green, edged in a fine ribbon of gold. Available in 100 seed bulk packets.

100 pelleted seeds - $12.99
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Under The Sun Fuseables coleus AN01264

UNDER THE SUN FUSEABLES Coleus

Versa Crimson Gold and Versa Lime coleus have been formulated together inside multi-pelleted seeds. A single pellet will have both Versa Crimson Gold and Versa Lime seed inside. Versa Crimson Gold coleus produces bright crimson leaves, edged in a fine ribbon of gold. Versa Lime coleus carries brilliant chartreuse leaves.

These 2 Versa coleus varieties have been selected for their similar growth rate, season of bloom, low maintenance needs, as well as complimentary foliage. Because both coleus bloom very late, foliage remains showy for months. Certified by the Dallas Arboretum as a 'Flameproof' plant for the ability to thrive in Texas heat. With Under the Sun Fuseables coleus it is now possible to create designer plantings with a minimum of effort.

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KONG SERIES Coleus Seeds

Full shade. Kong series coleus are superb performers in the garden. The enormous leaves grow up to 6″ wide, and are dramatically marked. Vigorous, sturdy, mounding, well-branched plants grow up to 24″ tall. The Kong series of coleus prefer more shade than most coleus, the extra-large leaves can burn in hot sun. Kong coleus make highly-ornamental house plants.

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KONG LIME SPRITE Coleus

Huge bicolor leaves glow lime green and mahogany red. Along with Kong Red, Kong Lime Sprite is the last coleus to flower in the Kong series. Sturdy, mounding, branching plants are fast growing to 20-24″ tall. Kong Lime Sprite coleus prefers to be grown in afternoon or filtered shade.

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Kong Empire Mix coleus. AN10160

KONG EMPIRE MIX Coleus

A formulated mix of the individual Kong series coleus. Kong Empire Mix plants are easy to grow in afternoon or filtered shade. Mounding, branching plants grow to 2′ high, are covered in gigantic leaves up to 6″ wide. Full shade produces best leaf size.

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Kong Red coleus. AN06029

KONG RED Coleus

The center of each enormous Kong Red coleus leaf is deep red and leaf edges are bright green. The handsome, shapely, well-branched plants grow to 24″ tall.

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Kong Scarlet coleus. AN06031

KONG SCARLET Coleus

Kong Scarlet coleus leaves are scarlet at their center, transitioning outward into deep burgundy-maroon, and edged in green. Shapely, 2′ tall plants are fast growing.

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Kong Rose coleus. AN06030

KONG ROSE Coleus

Kong Rose coleus foliage is vibrant rose with wide, green edges. Sturdy, mounding plants grow 20-24″ tall.

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Kong Mosaic coleus AN08007

KONG MOSAIC Coleus

The leaves of Kong Mosaic coleus are colored bright green, cream and red, fascinating patterns are created. Handsome, shapely plants grow to 2′ tall.

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FAIRWAY SERIES Coleus Seeds

Part sun to filtered shade. Super-showy, extra-dwarf and uniform 8-10″ tall plants. Fairway series coleus is your perfect choice for bedding, containers or hanging baskets.

Fairway Red Velvet coleus. AN12020

FAIRWAY RED VELVET Coleus

Gorgeous deep-red leaves on neat, 8-10″ tall plants. Fairway Red Velvet coleus is striking in your garden beds or containers.

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Fairway 5 color Mix coleus. AN11096

FAIRWAY 5 COLOR MIX Coleus

Fairway 5 Color Mix coleus is a spectacular formulated mix of Fairway series varieties. Includes Fairway Red Velvet, Fairway Mosaic, Fairway Ruby, Fairway Salmon Rose, and Fairway Yellow. Showy, very dwarf, 8-10″ tall plants will look fantastic, in your landscape or containers.

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Fairway Mosaic coleus. AN07024

FAIRWAY MOSAIC Coleus

Dramatic foliage with unique patterns; grow Fairway Mosaic coleus for an eye-popping experience. Tidy, 8-10″ tall plants

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Fairway Yellow coleus AN11199

FAIRWAY YELLOW Coleus

The foliage of Fairway Yellow coleus is chartreuse, veined in soft-yellow. Colors combine beautifully in the garden with orange or red leaves, or flowers. The 8-10″ tall plants are neat and tidy.

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Fairway Orange coleus. AN11167

FAIRWAY ORANGE Coleus

Apricot-orange leaves veined in magenta, hemmed with chartreuse. Fairway Orange coleus forms tidy 8-10″ tall plants.

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Fairway Rose coleus. AN11190

FAIRWAY ROSE Coleus

Bright rose-pink leaves with darker edges. Fairway Rose coleus is an elegant extra-dwarf coleus suited perfectly to hanging baskets, containers, or the landscape.

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Fairway Ruby coleus. AN01199

FAIRWAY RUBY Coleus

The vivid-red foliage of Fairway Ruby coleus is edged in soft green. Showy plants are uniform in growth, will grow 8-10″ tall.

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CHOCOLATE SERIES Coleus Seeds

Part sun to filtered shade. Chocolate series coleus can be grown in full sun in humid climates. Foliage is boldly colored.

Chocolate Covered Cherry coleus AN10102

CHOCOLATE COVERED CHERRYColeus

The non-fade, bold foliage of Chocolate Covered Cherry coleus is beautiful even in full sun with high humidity. Foliage is a deep mahogany color, center of the leaf is rose, borders are thin and green. Plants grow 12-18″ tall, flower late, provide a long season of color. Chocolate Covered Cherry coleus is showy in borders or pots, in full sun (in humid areas only) to light shade.

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Chocolate Mint coleus. AN09016

CHOCOLATE MINT Coleus

Chocolate Mint is easily one of the most yummy coleus varieties we have tried. Plants serve up cocoa-colored leaves edged in mint, on upright and spreading, 20″ tall plants.

Available in bulk packets of 50 pelleted seeds only.

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Chocolate Splash coleus AN01265

CHOCOLATE SPLASH Coleus

Green foliage is splashed in purple. The leaf color of Chocolate Splash coleus leans toward green early in the season, takes on more 'chocolate' tones as the season progresses. Beautiful leaf patterns evolve over time. Chocolate Splash is a stunning coleus in containers, and is a tough, easy to grow choice for landscape plantings. Growth is upright and bushy, to 2′ tall.

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Chocolate Symphony Fuseables coleus AN01266

CHOCOLATE SYMPHONY FUSEABLESColeus

Chocolate Mint and Versa Lime coleus have been formulated together inside multi-pelleted seeds. A single pellet will have both varieties inside. Chocolate Mint serves up cocoa-colored leaves topped in mint, and Versa Lime carries brilliant chartreuse leaves.

These two outstanding varieties have been selected for their similar growth rate, bloom season, low maintenance needs, as well as complimentary foliage. Because they both bloom very late, the foliage remains showy for months. Easy to grow, 20-32″ tall plants in part sun or light shade. Grows 20-32″ tall. With Chocolate Symphony Fuseables coleus it is now possible to create designer plantings with a minimum of effort.

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Mighty Mosaic coleus AN14921

MIGHTY MOSAIC Coleus

The leaves of Mighty Mosaic coleus are splashed deep red, green, and yellow. Vigorous, branching plants grow in part to light shade in all areas; in climates with high humidity Mighty Mosaic will also thrive in full sun. The 24″ tall plants are late flowering and will remain the center of attention over a long season.

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Vaughan's Rainbow Mix coleus - Uniform, colorful, 15″ tall garden annuals AN11207

VAUGHAN'S RAINBOW MIX Coleus

Vaughans Rainbow Mix coleus offers a wide selection of showy leaf colors. Plants are uniform both in height and leaf size. Grows to 15″ tall.

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Rainbow Mix Improved coleus. AN01348

RAINBOW MIX IMPROVED Coleus

Rainbow Mixed Improved coleus are vigorous 15-20″ tall plants with medium-sized, velvety leaves in many multicolor combinations of chartreuse, bronze, magenta, red, gold, and green.

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Black Dragon coleus growing with dusty miller AN06028

BLACK DRAGON Coleus

Well-branched plants with very large, frilly, velvety-black leaves with centers of ruby red. Black Dragon coleus grows to 18″ tall, is a terrific bedding or container plant.

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How to Plant Coleus Seeds

Plant coleus: Sow coleus seed in cell packs or flats, use a sterilized soil-less mix. Press seeds into soil, do not cover. Needs light to germinate. Kept at 70-75°F., germination is in 10-14 days. Transplant seedlings of dwarf coleus into the garden 6-9″ apart. Plant larger coleus varieties 8-12″ apart.

Grow coleus: Part sun to light shade. Rich, moist soil. The Versa series of coleus will tolerate full sun in many areas, prefers part shade in low humidity climates of the Western United States. Remove coleus flowers as they form to keep foliage healthy and growing. Near the end of the season, allow some of the nectar-rich flowers to form. Blooms attract hummingbirds and butterflies. Coleus is an excellent container plant and can be grown in a brightly lit window.