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Related to Solenostemon: Solenostemon scutellarioides, coleus
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Noun1.Solenostemon - genus of shrubby often succulent herbs of tropical Africa and Asia; includes some plants often placed in genus Coleus
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Labiatae, family Lamiaceae, Labiatae, Lamiaceae, mint family - a large family of aromatic herbs and shrubs having flowers resembling the lips of a mouth and four-lobed ovaries yielding four one-seeded nutlets and including mint; thyme; sage; rosemary
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Responses to low phosphorus in high and low foliar anthocyanin coleus (Solenostemon scutellarioides) and maize (Zea mays).
ants d Combine flowers with foliage plants such as painted nettles - also called coleus or Solenostemon. Its leaves come in everything from burnished copper to purple, crimson, maroon, pink, yellow and white, myriad shades of green and combinations of all.
In addition, several other closely related genera within Labiatae such as Ocimum L., Solenostemon Thonn., and Englerastrum Briq.
Belonwu, "Nutritional qualities and phytochemical compositions of solenostemon monostachyus (family lamiaceae)," Journal of Environment and Earth Science, vol.
Mukhtar, "Sustaining Frafra Potato (Solenostemon rotundifolius Poir.) in the Food Chain; Current Opportunities in Ghana," Journal of Plant Sciences, vol.
Growth was minimal (mean shell heights < 10 mm and snail masses < 0.3 g), but significant in snails fed Helianthus annuus (Asteraceae) (t = 4.28; df = 4; P = 0.01), Portulaca oleracea (Portulacaceae) (t = 6.17; df = 3; P < 0.01), Centaurea cineraria (Asteraceae) (t = 7.15; df = 4; P < 0.01), Solenostemon scutellarioides (Lamiaceae) (t = 9.63; df = 4; P < 0.01), and Antirrhinum majus (Plantaginaceae) (t = 11.34; df = 3; P < 0.01).
Comparative effects of different triazoles compounds on antioxidant metabolism of Solenostemon rotundifolius.
In cooler climes, sub Cordyline 'Festival Grass', Canna 'Tropicanna' or 'Tropicanna Black', or some Solenostemon.
"Nasturtiums (Tropaeolum majus) give an opulent lushness to the early fall garden when other plants start to look a bit tired." Van der Berg-Ohms uses Coleus (Solenostemon scutellarioides) to fill in containers, and she often grows ornamental kale to use as a fall replacement.