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Coleus 'Scarlet Ribbon'

Coleus 'Scarlet Ribbon'

 - (Solenostemon)

Red to maroon leaves with green frills.

Price: 23.00 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

Unit Description:

50 Plants / Tray

Resilience:

Tender

Habit:

Mound Forming

Flowering Time:

July - September

Height x Spread:

50 x 37 cm

Available to Order:

March - May

Recommend Sales:

April - July

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Consumer Information

Alternative Names:

(Solenostemon)

Narrative Description:

Red to maroon leaves with green frills.

Ideal Conditions:

Prefers full sun, or partial shade with free-draining soil or compost.

Possible Situation:

The Victorians often planted in the border, but are equally suitable for the container with other varieties of Coleus and grasses. The containers can be brought inside for the winter.

Resilience:

Tender

Habit:

Mound Forming

Height x Spread / Trail:

50 x 37 cm

Features:

Typical Season:

Summer

Flower Colour:

Foliage Colour:

purple

Flowering Time:

July - September

Planting Recommendations:

Bed/Border

Raised Bed

Container

Prefers:

Full Sun

Part Sun

Temperature Tolerance:

To keep this plant over winter it must be kept in a frost free area.

Plant Care:

De-head any unwanted flowers as they appear.

Cultural Information

Family:

LAMIACEAE

Genus:

Coleus

Cultivar:

Scarlet Ribbon

Alternative Names:

(Solenostemon)

Category:

Summer Patio Foliage

Recommended Pot Sizes:

11cm

1Ltr

Pot Spacing:

Leave enough room so that foliage does not overlap within crop time.

Typical time required from pot to sale:

0 weeks over Winter

7 weeks in Spring / Summer

Requires Pinching / Cutting Back

Based on producing a finished pot size of 1L for plug products and 2L for liner products. (*)

Growing Media / Irrigation / Water Capacity:

Free draining - keep evenly moist

Feeding / Fertilser
(during crop time):

NPK balanced feeding

Feeding Frequency:

Requires normal/regular feeding (Standard EC)

Recommended pH:

Standard 5.0 to 5.5

Growth Regulation PGR:

Due to the current approval situation, please contact your PGR provider

Temperature During Production:

Warm crop 11 - 19C

Temperature During Transport:

12-16C

Availability

Available to Order:

March - May

Recommended Sales Window:

April - July

Forecast Availability:

Wk/Yr:16/1826/18
Qty:1520

Please note: this forecasted availability is a guide only. Quantities can be increased or produced earlier on request.

Point of Sale Material:

Midi 12cm (2.5)

P&D Susceptibility

Common Pests:

Whitefly

Common Diseases:

Botrytis

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Additional Notes (*):

All information provided is based on producing a default finished pot size of 1L for our plug products, and 2L for 7cm and 9cm liner products. For alternative pot sizes please adjust cultural notes accordingly.

Finishing times - Based on average estimated climatic and environmental conditions, and are for guidance purposes only.

Temperature These conditions assume a protected ornamental growing environment. Recommended growing is generally above 5C.

Feeding Does not specify controlled release or liquid fertiliser application. This choice will depend on your conditions, requirements and preferences please contact your fertiliser consultant for suitable products to meet your requirements.

Growing media and pH Is shown for guidance purposes only - please contact your growing media consultant for suitable growing media to meet your requirements.



Disclaimer

This information is for guidance purposes only and is based upon our own growing environment and experience during trials. It is wise to use your own knowledge about your growing conditions and local environment in order to make informed cultural decisions.

Qty Discounts Available

  • for orders over 50 trays + additional discounts when placed 16 weeks in advance

Min Order 10 Trays

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