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Begonia COCOA™ ‘Enchanted Sunrise’

Large, salmon-orange blooms contrast beautifully with the dark chocolate leaves and lime-green veins. Glamorous and elegant in mixed shade containers or on the border in garden beds. It is also a fabulous houseplant and even blooms during the winter.

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

Begonia

Family

Begoniaceae

Genus

species

hybrid

Plant Series

Plant Type

Persistence

Evergreen

US Patent #

PP26810

EU Grant #

EU45174 ('Enchanted Sun')

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

Flowering Season

Flower Color

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Leaf Color

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Soil

Fertile, rich, moist soil with good porosity.

pH

6.0 – 6.5

Exposure

Special Uses

Nutritional Needs

150 – 200 ppm

Dormancy

Water (Greenhouse)

Dry moderately between waterings.

Water (Garden)

Keep evenly moist.

How Different?

Only upright begonia with dark brown foliage with large, salmon-orange flowers.

Landscape Value

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

Finish Time to 4"

4 – 6 weeks

Comments

Has survived here in Canby, Oregon for 4 years in the ground, mulched.

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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