Photo courtesy of Ball.

Coleus scutellarioides 'Kong Salmon Pink'

Painted Nettle

Salmon Pink & Chocolate Brown Leaves w/ Green edging

Height: 18-20 Inches

Spread: 15-18 Inches

Characteristics & Attributes:


Attracts Wildlife:

  • Bees
  • Butterflies

Attributes:

  • Shade Tolerant
  • Great Foliage
  • Heat Tolerant

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant

Design Use:

  • Window Boxes
  • Border
  • Texture
  • Shade Gardens
  • Filler
  • Mass Planting
  • Versatile
  • Ground Cover
  • Tropical
  • Edging
  • Container

Exposure:

  • Full Shade

Foliage Color:

  • Multi-Color
  • Green
  • Salmon Pink
  • Chocolate Brown

Habit:

  • Upright Mounding

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Fall

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Fall
  • Summer
  • Spring