- Flower nameColeus
- Scientific nameColeus
- Aliasキンランジソ, Coleus, 金襴紫蘇
- Place of originMalaysia
- Place of floweringGarden
- Flowering seasonJune, July, August
What is Coleus
Corius (scientific name: Coleus) is native to Malaysia and is a non-cold-resistant annual grass of the family Lamiaceae. It is a foliage plant with leaf color and pattern colorful and varied, the viewing period is long from spring to late autumn. In the summer, blue small flowers similar to Shiso(Perilla frutescens var. crispa) flowers bloom. There are many gardening cultivars, most of them are Coleus blumei, but some varieties are Colieus Pumilus which are small in size and distorted in stems. The genus "Coleus" is Latin, meaning "sheath".
Common name: Coleus, scientific name: Coleus, aka: kinran ziso , nishiki ziso, coleus, Painted nettle, Place of Origin : 20 to 80 cm leaves ornamental period: April to November, leaf color: yellow spotted in green · green · variegated in white · variegated in red · violet · purple brown, leaf shape: Fruits similar to perilla · Frill · Notch Flower color: light purple, flowering period: June to August.