Unnamed Dark Gold

Unnamed Dark Gold

This one is just plain weird! Another Unnamed one from Vermont View Greenhouse, looks like a hybrid of lots of different coleus. There’s dark gold and red speckled with dark burgundy.

Unnamed Big Black

Unnamed Large Black

Got this one at Vermont View Greenhouse in Black Earth. Their Coleus are not named, but they’re super-awesome. I think they’re hybrids because I’ve not seen anything like them. This looks like it might be related to Giant Exhibition Palisandra Black, which I think I might have lost this year.

Dreamcatcher

Dreamcatcher

This variety seems to sport a lot. There was one in the store where the variegated leaves were sporting to solid dark, and the one I have is sporting to solid olive green. It reminds me a little of Twist and Twirl, but the leaves are larger and texture thicker.

Ann’s Hybrids Part 2: Ann’s Chocolate Vampire

The bright fluorescent lighting in the room tends to wash out the richness of color in some of these photos. This hybrid has a very dark maroon center, almost black, with a lighter maroon/washed out burgundy outer margin. I’ve never seen anything like it. It’s sort of like Religious Radish, but that one’s outer area…