Lois Burke Begonia Vegetative
Scientific Name : Begonia hybrid
Common Name : Begonia
Hardiness Degree : 20°F (-6.7°C)
Blooming Season : Early Spring, Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Autumn, Late Summer
Plant Habit : Mounded
Characteristics : Attracts Butterflies, Heat Tolerant, Shade Tolerant
Water : Medium
Fertilize : None or when needed only
Spacing : 9-12" (23-30cm)
Height : 18-30" (46-76cm)
Width : 12-18" (30-46cm)
Exposure : Partial Sun
General Information : Bright salmon-pink flowers bloom on arching stems that rise above the silver-white speckled foliage. Lovely for hanging baskets, window boxes and containers.
Idea &Tips : Sow seed in early spring. Root stem, leaf, or tip cuttings in spring or summer in a propagating case, in light shade. Grow in a fertile, well-drained, humus-rich, neutral to slightly acidic soil in partial shade, or in good light, but out of direct sun.