Week 43 – October 24, 2020

Plant Information

Jurassic™ Silver Swirl Rex Begonia

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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, Late Summer, Autumn

Plant Habit: Mounded, Upright

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

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

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!
  • Each has been selected for excellent vigor, which allows them to fill out a 6-in. (15-cm) up to large-sized containers.
  • The vigor also helps the Jurassics to finish faster than most other rex begonias currently on the market.
  • All varieties were selected to finish uniformly.
  • The Jurassic Rex Begonias feature bold patterns and make a perfect addition to any indoor program or shade container program!

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