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Week 40 – October 02, 2022

Plant Information

Jurassic Megalo™ Croc Rex Begonia

  • Jurassic Megalo™ Croc Rex Begonia - Bloom
  • Jurassic Megalo™ Croc 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: Late Spring, Summer, Early Spring, Spring, Autumn, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded, Upright

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

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 18 - 20" (46 - 51cm)

Height: 20 - 24" (51 - 61cm)

Width: 22 - 24" (56 - 61cm)

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!
  • The Megalo series offers mega color and texture for large containers and shade gardens. Perfect for 10-in. pots and larger.
  • 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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