Gfp Plectranthus scutellarioides 'India Frills'

  • Sale
  • Regular price $12.00
Tax included. Shipping calculated at checkout.


Plectranthus scutellarioides is commonly known as coleus, a tropical evergreen perennial that has been a popular foliage plant since at least Victorian times. It has been diligently hybridized over the years into immeasurable number of leaf colour combinations. Cultivar 'India Frills' has deeply lobed leaf margin. Its leaf has an interesting blend of orange, pink and purple with a yellowish-green margin. For its striking colourful foliage, it can add colours in your flower beds and containers.

Light: Place the plant in a well-ventilated area whereby it can receive around 6 hours of bright but indirect sunlight daily.

Water: Once or twice a day, water the plants thoroughly till excess water drains out of the pot.

Temperature: Plant tolerates temperatures between 18-30°C.

Fertilizer: An all-purpose, water-soluble balanced fertilizer that contains equal amount of nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium (e.g. N-P-K: 15-15-15 +TE) will help to boost plant's overall health by feeding it every two weeks. Otherwise, a slow-release fertilizer (e.g. Osmocote) can be incorporated into the potting media, and to be replenished after about 2-3 months.. Do follow the recommended dosage indicated on the fertilizer’s application instructions.

 

*Product photo shown is for reference only. Actual plant colour, type, size & arrangement may differ from photo.