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Solenostemon scutellarioides
Solenostemon scutellarioides

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Solenostemon scutellarioides

Lamiaceae (Labiatae)
Annuals, Perennials

Group of tropical plants (sometimes sold as Coleus blumei) grown for brilliantly colored leaves. Blue flower spikes are attractive, but they spoil the plant’s shape and are best pinched out in bud (pinching also encourages more vigorous leafy growth). Grown as an annual in all zones. Can also be grown as a houseplant.

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