Scientific Name: Begonia x tuberosa
Blooming Season: Autumn, Late Spring, Summer, Spring
Plant Habit: Mounded, Trailing
Characteristics: Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Water/Rain tolerant
Spacing: 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)
Height: 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)
Width: 12 - 16" (30 - 41cm)
Exposure: Shade, Partial Sun
General Information: These free-flowering, big-bloomed begonias are perfect for hanging baskets.
Big, bold begonias
Tuberous begonia series 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: 9 to 13 weeks
- Double-flowered plants produce more blooms that are larger than other varieties, with a bloom size of 2 to 5 in./5 to 13 cm.
- Because of its excellent branching habit, Sun Dancer fills a hanging basket quickly and cascades up to 16 in./41 cm.
More vigorous, with longer flower stems compared to the rest of the series.