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Begonia ‘Fireworks’

Deep metallic, paisley purple bands encircle an iridescent silver-white center that is undeniably striking. Great pink flowers add to the appeal. This plant did especially well in our display gardens in amended garden soil. Not as picky as a Rex and shows great vigor. Upright habit. This is a TERRA NOVA® virus-free clone. AGM (Award of Garden Merit).

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 10-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 10″ / 18″ / 16″
Exposure: Full Shade
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Common Name Fireworks Rex Begonia
Family Begoniaceae
Genus
species hybrid
Plant Type
Persistence Annual
US Patent # --
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Hardiness Zone ,
Growth Habit
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 10" / 18" / 16"
Finish Time
Growth Rate
Most Active Growing Season
Flowering Season
Flower Color
Leaf Color , ,
Soil Average porosity, organic soil.
pH 6.0 - 6.5
Exposure
Special Uses
Nutritional Needs 150 - 200 ppm
Dormancy --
Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
Water (Garden) Average to high. Prefers humid conditions.
How Different? Very distinctive markings, very desirable.
Landscape Value Shade mass plantings, shade container, accent, patio or summer bedding or inside window plant.
Finish Time to 4" 4 - 6 weeks
Comments Can be sold as a bedding plant in warm areas. Good container plant and mixer.
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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