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|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||
18" / 28" / –"
|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.
Nothing exactly like it. Compared to Begonia 'Silver Skies', it has a deeper green color in the leaves and the silver extends to the margins.
Use as 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 HOLIDAY™ ‘Spirit’
This lovely begonia has leaves that look quilted. Each textural leaf is silver white with a dark star pattern in the center. It forms a large, upright mound with many crowns.
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 9-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 18″ / 28″ / –“
Exposure: Full Shade
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