Solenostemon scutellarioides


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Noun1.Solenostemon scutellarioides - perennial aromatic herb of southeastern Asia having large usually bright-colored or blotched leaves and spikes of blue-violet flowersSolenostemon scutellarioides - perennial aromatic herb of southeastern Asia having large usually bright-colored or blotched leaves and spikes of blue-violet flowers; sometimes placed in genus Solenostemon
coleus, flame nettle - any of various Old World tropical plants of the genus Coleus having multicolored decorative leaves and spikes of blue flowers
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In this study, we described the isolation of inulinase gene from endophytic bacteria, isolated from Black Solenostemon scutellarioides. The inulinase activity was assayed using dye-coupled techniques.
"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.