Coleus 'Ruby Slippers' - 2pc
SKU: CFD14366
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New variety that provides bold color to container gardens or landscape beds, even in shady nooks.
Solid-color, sun-tolerant coleus is an easy-to-grow annual foliage plant! 'Ruby Slippers' provides bold color to container gardens or landscape beds where it will intertwine with flowering annuals and perennials to brighten shady nooks. 'Ruby Slippers' produces dark intense red serrated leaves on a compact plant with good branching, its color seems to intensify in bright light, and creates a dramatic effect when planted in masse.


Is this for you?
Low-maintenance, high-impact plants perfect for mixed containers and landscaping. Coleus plants are perfect for the front of a shady border or in planters and baskets, and can even be used as an alternative to impatiens. Coleus house plants are also easy to grow and thrive in a sunny window.

A season extender with Stunning colors for full sun and shade. Sturdy and sun and heat tolerant, this fast-growing coleus celebrates the summer with heat-tolerant color and texture. It thrives in moist, well-drained soil and will tolerate urban pollution. Deer don't particularly care for this plant and will usually leave it alone in favor of tastier treats.

Can be grown throughout most of the continental U.S. An excellent value and investment in any landscape. **This product cannot ship to the following states and territories AK, HI, PR, VI, and GUAM.


What to expect:
Plants ship to you based on your geographic location. Your shipment will be based on the USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map which we have correlated to your zip code. This means you will receive your plants when it is the right time to plant for you.

You will receive two 'Ruby Slippers' Coleus, well rooted in 4-inch pots. These plants were carefully selected and packed for safe transport directly to you. Open immediately and follow the instructions in the planting guide available online that provides specific care instructions including how to plant them, continuing care and winterizing.

Expect plants to reach maturity in 3 months. However, growth can be affected by many factors including fertilization and climate factors unique to your planting location.

Expect occasional blooming late season. This annual plant puts all its effort into one season and is famous for its eye-catching color. 'Ruby Slippers' blooms very late in the season if at all, however we recommend pinching flowers to keep the plant thriving!


Plant Details
Botanical NameHardiness
Zones
Annual Or
Perennial
Bloom
season
ExposureDrought
Tolerant
Mature
Height
Mature
Width
Solenostemon scutellarioides 'Ruby Slippers' Not winter hardy, will thrive from spring to fall in all zones Annual Late summer Full sun to shade No 14 to 24 inches 14 to 16 inches

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