Begonia DANCING™ PEACOCKBegonia DANCING™ PEACOCK

Begonia DANCING PEACOCK™

Begonia DANCING PEACOCK™ has a large, bushy habit with medium large, palmate leaves that are wildly colored in rose purple, silver, and olive green. Use in large containers inside or out, or in summer shade borders.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 8-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 24″ / 28″ / –“
Exposure: Full Shade
Bloom Time(s):

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Additional information

Common Name

Begonia

Family

Begoniaceae

Genus

Plant Type

US Patent #

('TNBEGDP')

EU Grant #

Hardiness Zone

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Growth Habit

Size (HT/W/FL HT)

24" / 28" / –"

Finish Time

Growth Rate

Most Active Growing Season

Flowering Season

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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?

Great rose purple leaf that turns to pink and silver. Plant has great vigor.

Landscape Value

Use in large containers as a stand alone or mixer. Use in landscape or as a houseplant.

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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