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Week 24 – June 15, 2024

Plant Information

Jurassic™ Watermelon Rex Begonia

  • Jurassic™ Watermelon Rex Begonia - Bloom
  • Jurassic™ Watermelon Rex Begonia - Container
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Begonia rex hybrid

Common Name: Rex Begonia

Hardiness Degree: 50°F (10.0°C)

Blooming Season: Early Spring, Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Autumn, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded, Upright

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

Water: Light

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 6 - 10" (15 - 25cm)

Height: 16 - 20" (41 - 51cm)

Width: 18 - 20" (46 - 51cm)

Exposure: Shade

General Information: Bright, cool foliage plants grow in the deepest shade – carefree and colorful.

Grower Information:

Jurassic Rex Begonias offer a new take on a classic plant! Selected for excellent vigor, which allows them to fill out a 6-in. (15-cm) up to large-sized containers. All varieties were selected to finish uniformly. Available in tissue culture and tissue culture-raised liners.

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