Begonia COCOA™ 'Enchanted Moonlight'Begonia COCOA™ 'Enchanted Moonlight'

Begonia COCOA™ ‘Enchanted Moonlight’

Large, white, Hibiscus-like flowers in clusters contrast beautifully with the dark cocoa brown foliage. An elegant look with an upright habit to 2' tall. Use in mixed containers for shade, as a houseplant, or in your shade borders. Blooms continuously.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 8-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 24″ / 14″ / 24″
Exposure: Full Shade
Bloom Time(s): January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

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Common Name

Flowering Begonia

Family

Begoniaceae

Genus

Plant Series

Plant Type

US Patent #

PPAF ('TNBEGEM')

EU Grant #

EDV(EU42514)

Hardiness Zone

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Growth Habit

Size (HT/W/FL HT)

24" / 14" / 24"

Finish Time

Bloom Time

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Growth Rate

Most Active Growing Season

Flower Color

Leaf Color

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Soil

Fertile, rich, moist soil with good porosity

Exposure

Special Uses

Nutritional Needs

150 – 200 ppm

Water (Greenhouse)

Dry moderately between waterings

Water (Garden)

Keep evenly moist.

How Different?

White flowered mutation of COCOA™ 'Enchanted Evening'

Landscape Value

Use as a houseplant, in mixed containers, or in summer borders in east exposure part sun.

Finish Time to 4"

4 – 6 weeks

Grower Notes

Sanitation of media and growing conditions is critical. Greenhouse production recommended for best environmental controls. Avoid use of overhead irrigation. Do not crowd plants as this can lead to more disease problems and stretched plants. Do not plant too deep.

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