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Q.How low a temperature can my coleus tolerate

Zone North of Detroit Michigan | toni5941 added on May 19, 2015 | Answered

How low a temperature can my coleus tolerate in Michigan? Temps dropping tonight. Planted coleus about 10 days ago, looking pretty healthy. However, temperatures are predicted to drop tonight. I’m very concerned. Do I need to cover them?

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Answered on May 19, 2015

Subjecting coleus to temperatures below 50 degrees is not advisable - so I would definitely cover them.

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