These large, colorful, camellia-like blooms are perfect for a knockout patio planting! Known for their uncommon color and texture, each bloom features heavily ruffled petals edged in deep pink-red. These beauties are ideal for a patio pot in the (semi) shade and will bloom almost endlessly from midsummer until the first frost.
Planting Instructions1-2" deep and 10-12" apart, with hollow side up.
Winter CareNot hardy, lift before frost and over winter in a frost free environment.
Flower FormCamellia-like double blooms with colorful edgings.
Foliage TypeMedium green fleshy leaves with serrated edges.
Soil RequirementNever let the soil dry out. Begonias love moist soil.
PruningOld blooms drop off as new ones appear. No need for pruning.
Additional InformationFor early blooming, start Begonias indoors and transplant outdoors when plants are 1-2" high and danger of frost is past.
Unique CharactersticsLarge camellia-like blooms with heavily ruffled petals. Each colorful bloom is edged or blended with an accenting color. Begonias are perfect for a patio pot in the shade for standout color.