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|EU Grant #||
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||
24" / 16" / 8"
|Most Active Growing Season|
Fertile, rich, moist soil with good porosity.
6.0 – 6.5
150 – 200 ppm
Dry moderately between waterings.
Keep evenly moist.
Trailing + dark and patterned leaves + large dark coral, single flowers.
Use as a hanging basket, a houseplant, in mixed containers, or in summer borders in shade.
|Finish Time to 4"||
4 – 6 weeks
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.
Begonia DAYSTAR™ Hot Coral
Lush dark foliage supports large hot coral flowers on continuous display. Makes a splash in hanging baskets.