Scientific Name: Begonia x tuberosa
Blooming Season: Late Spring, Summer, Autumn
Plant Habit: Upright
Characteristics: Low Maintenance, Water/Rain tolerant, Shade Tolerant
Spacing: 12 - 16" (30 - 41cm)
Height: 14 - 20" (36 - 51cm)
Width: 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)
Exposure: Partial Sun, Shade
General Information: This blooming beauty shows off large, ruffled, double flowers in pretty bicolor patterns.
Big, bold begonias
Amerihybrid tuberous begonias provide a wide selection of colours, including unique bicolours, along with some of the world’s largest blooms! This exciting collection can be sold at a premium price point at retail, and it results in faster turnover in the market.
Plug crop time: 7 to 8 weeks
Transplant to finish: 11 to 15 weeks
- The AmeriHybrid Picotee varieties have large, 4 to 8-in./10 to 20-cm, bicolour blooms.
- The Picotee Lace types are an inverted variety of a normal picotee; these blooms have light edges on dark-coloured petals.
Apricot blooms with a white edge.