Plant Information

Dragon Wing® Red Begonia

Growing Information:
Culture Guidelines
Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Begonia X hybrida

Common Name: Begonia

Hardiness Degree: 40°F (4.4°C)

Blooming Season: Spring, Late Spring, Summer

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Heat Tolerant, Drought Tolerant, Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Low Maintenance, Shade Tolerant

Water: Light

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 12 - 15" (30 - 38cm)

Height: 12 - 15" (30 - 38cm)

Width: 15 - 18" (38 - 46cm)

Exposure: Partial Sun

General Information: Maintenance free, Season Long performance, handles stressful conditions, excellent flower show

Grower Information:

Plug crop time: 7 to 8 weeks
Transplant to finish: 7 to 9 weeks
Supplied as pelleted seed

  • Grows lush and vigorous in southern U.S. heat and under cool, stressful conditions of northern Europe and Canada. 
  • Unique and beautiful arching, pendulous habit is spectacular in hanging baskets, large containers and commercial landscaping plantings. 
  • Angel-wing leaves and large blooms give Dragon Wing a dramatically different look. 
  • Easy to grow from pelleted seed, it surpasses vegetative varieties for branching, vigour and “flower power.”

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