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Week 6 – February 05, 2023

Plant Information

Orange Lantern Begonia

New variety!
  • Orange Lantern Begonia - Bloom
  • Orange Lantern Begonia - Container
Growing Information:
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Begonia boliviensis

Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)

Blooming Season: Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded, Trailing

Characteristics: Shade Tolerant

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 14" (36cm)

Height: 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)

Width: 14 - 16" (36 - 41cm)

Exposure: Partial Sun

General Information: Bright orange flowers and dark foliage are excellent for mixed containers or baskets in shade to part-sun. Gives a tropical look to any shaded corner of the garden.

Grower Information:

Naturally branching begonia shines brightly in basket programs. Super-dense plants won’t fall apart at retail, and the vibrant orange flowers and dark foliage will really rack up the sales.


(Flowering Only License)