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Coleus hybridus Wizard 'Velvet Red'

Shade Coleus

The Wizard Velvet Coleus produces a velvety red foliage that gives a rich, warm feel to the landscape. This is a great addition to landscapes. The Coleus has nice dense foliage with a mounding, upright habit. Coleus Wizard prefers the shade, but can handle the heat if in partial shade to shade. It is a favorite with landscapers and homeowners. The foliage is a great accent to all shade gardens and landscape.   

Height

12-14 Inches

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Spread

10-12 Inches

Homeowner Growing
& Maintenance Tips

Most Wizard Coleus prefer partial shade to shade, however; the Velvet Red Wizard Coleus can handle high light/full sun, and grows best in moist but well drained soil.

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Interesting Notes

  • Great border plants
  • Plant with Impatiens and Ipomea for a beautiful container!
  • Mix with your shade plants for extra color or contrast

USDA Hardiness Zone 9-11

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Great Companions

Sweet Potato Vine Sweet Potato Vine (Ipomoea batatas 'Blackie')
Impatiens Impatiens (Impatiens walleriana Xtreme 'Pink')
Fiber Optic Grass Fiber Optic Grass (Grass Isolepis cernua 'Live Wire')

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Attributes
Ground Cover
Border or Bed
Mass Planting
Container
Edging
Great Foliage
Purchase Size(s):
1801 (4")
Rescape
1204
606
Exposure
Partial Shade
Shade
Foliage Color
Red
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Moist
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