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: Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Heat Tolerant, Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Drought Tolerant
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.
Some like it hot!
Even when temperatures blaze, Dragon Wing keeps on pumping out the colour in gardens and planters all season. Thanks to their best-in-class “bullet-proof” performance, fast fill-in and easy-care nature, this dynamic duo is chosen by landscapers and homeowners over and over.
Plug crop time: 7 to 8 weeks
Transplant to finish: 7 to 9 weeks
Georgia Gold Medal Winners
- 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.”