Week 8 – February 22, 2020

Plant Information

Jurassic Jr.™ Purple Spec Rex Begonia

New variety!
Growing Information:
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Begonia x tuberhybrida

Hardiness Degree: 50°F (10.0°C)

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

Plant Habit: Mounded, Upright

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

Water: Light

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 6 - 10" (15 - 25cm)

Height: 14 - 16" (36 - 41cm)

Width: 18 - 20" (46 - 51cm)

Exposure: Shade

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

Grower Information:

  • Colossal color for deep shade, now with smaller leaves! Jurassic Jr. is the same quality breeding and size as the Jurassic series with 40% smaller leaves.
  • Leaf size paired with double the branching creates a denser stronger product.
  • Easier shipping and less breakage during delivery with a fuller habit.
  • Trialed successfully for indoor and outdoor usage.

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