T REX™ Begonia
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|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||
16" / 16" / 16"
|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.
Crisp coloration, extreme vigor (big habit), and swirled sinus.
Background, container, houseplant.
|Finish Time to 4"||
4 – 6 weeks
This series won Retailers' Choice Award at the Farwest Trade Show in Portland, Oregon in 2014.
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 T REX™ ‘St. Nick’
'St. Nick' has large, exotic leaves with a jolly red center surrounded by emerald green and white polka dots. With its dense shrubby habit and lovely pink flowers, you'll love this one in containers inside or out. Excellent in the landscape.
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 9-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 16″ / 16″ / 16″
Exposure: Full Shade
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