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|EU Grant #||
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||
14" / 25" / –"
|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.
Hanging baskets, mixed containers.
|Finish Time to 4"||
4 – 6 weeks
Perennial in zone 7 with mulch and are quite easy in zone 8 without mulch.
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 SILVER™ Treasure
The SILVER™ Series are hybrids B. grandis ssp. evansiana, which is very hardy. Begonia SILVER™ Treasure has silver, oblique leaves and soft pink flowers. It has a large, dense, shrubby habit. Great in containers and in the garden.
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 8-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 14″ / 25″ / –“
Exposure: Full Shade
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