Ann’s Hybrids Part 1: Ann’s Bright Coral Mosaic

This one I’m tentatively naming “Ann’s Bright Coral Mosaic.” There are several seedlings in the pot, and the one I’m referring to is in the upper right. There have been several variegated or “Mosaic” Coleus in circulation, namely Kong Mosaic and Fairway Mosaic, as well as other variegated varieties like Finger Paint and Splish Splash.…

Seedlings

While we were gone on our trip, a pot of unintentional seedlings grew quite a bit. We don’t intentionally try to pollinate our Coleus, on the contrary, we try to remove all flowers or buds as we see them. However some will slip by us, and one pot of perhaps a sadly deceased coleus (probably…

Baby Kongs

Last summer we discovered that a Mosaic Kong at some point had flowered and gone to seed in its pot. The mother plant had died, but had left us with a million Baby Kongs. We planted them and tried to overwinter them, but I must admit I was bad and didn’t take care of them…