Information About Coleus

Growing coleus in the garden is a great way to brighten up dark shady spots. In order to get the most from this attractive foliage plant, it helps to arm yourself with additional knowledge on coleus plant care. This includes different coleus propagation methods, tips on growing indoors and even overwintering the plants effectively. Learn about all this and more in the article found below.

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Indoor Coleus Care: How To Grow A Coleus Houseplant

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

Can I grow coleus indoors? Sure, why not? Although coleus is typically grown outdoors as an annual, its vibrant leaves provide many months of enjoyment indoors if growing conditions are just right. Click here to learn more about growing coleus as an indoor plant.

Potted Coleus Care: Tips On Growing Coleus In A Pot

By Liz Baessler

It's not known for its flowers, but for its beautiful and vibrantly colored leaves. Coleus is also well suited to growing in containers. But how do you grow coleus in pots? Learn about potted coleus care and how to grow coleus in containers here.

Coleus Plant Has Flower Spikes: What To Do With Coleus Blooms

By Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban Agriculturist

Coleus plant flowering signals that winter is coming and the plant should produce seed to continue its genetic dynasty, but often leads to a rangy plant. It?s best to learn what to do with coleus blooms if you want to keep a compact plant. This article will help.

Information About Under The Sea Coleus Collection

By Nikki Tilley, Author of The Bulb-o-licious Garden

When I came across Under the Sea coleus plants, I was quite taken aback. This was indeed something I wanted not only to grow but to share its unusual beauty with others. What is all the hoopla about? Read this article to learn more.

How To Propagate Coleus From Seed Or Cuttings

By Heather Rhoades

The shade loving coleus is a favorite among shade and container gardeners. Many gardeners wonder if coleus propagation can be done at home. The answer is, yes, and this article will help.

Coleus Care – Information On Growing Coleus

By Nikki Tilley, Author of The Bulb-o-licious Garden

Perhaps you know them as painted nettle or poor man?s croton, depending on where you?re located, but for many of us we simply know them as coleus plants. Learn how to care for them in this article.

Winterizing Coleus: How To Overwinter Coleus

By Nikki Tilley, Author of The Bulb-o-licious Garden

Unless you take precautions beforehand, that first bout of cold or frost will quickly kill off your coleus plants. Winterizing coleus is important and actually quite easy. Find out how to overwinter them in this article.

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