Does coleus come back the next year, if planted outside?
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No, these plants are annuals. You can bring coleus indoors for overwintering (treating like a houseplant) but many people simply choose to take cuttings and keep them over winter instead to keep them for planting next season. Here is more information: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/foliage/coleus/coleus-plant-care.htm