Begonia NAUTILUS™ LilacBegonia NAUTILUS™ Lilac

Begonia NAUTILUS™ Lilac

Violet-rose and ruby-purple foliage outlined with a glossy black rim. The leaf sinuses are swirled and curled. An amazingly dense and dramatic plant, perfect for gardens and large containers, indoors and out.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 9-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 15″ / 20″ / –“
Exposure: Full Shade
Bloom Time(s):

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Additional information

Common Name

NAUTILUS™ Begonia

Family

Begoniaceae

Genus

Plant Series

Plant Type

US Patent #

PPAF

EU Grant #

Hardiness Zone

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Growth Habit

Size (HT/W/FL HT)

15" / 20" / –"

Finish Time

Growth Rate

Most Active Growing Season

Flowering Season

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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?

Landscape Value

Use as a houseplant, in mixed containers, or in summer borders in shade.

Finish Time to 4"

4 – 6 weeks

Comments

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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