Begonia T REX™ 'St. Nick'Begonia T REX™ 'St. Nick'

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
Bloom Time(s):

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Common Name

T REX™ Begonia

Family

Begoniaceae

Genus

species

hybrid

Plant Series

Plant Type

Persistence

Evergreen

US Patent #

PP26811

EU Grant #

EU46034

Hardiness Zone

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Growth Habit

Size (HT/W/FL HT)

16" / 16" / 16"

Finish Time

Growth Rate

Most Active Growing Season

Flowering Season

Flower Color

Leaf Color

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Soil

Fertile, rich, moist soil with good porosity.

pH

6.0 – 6.5

Exposure

Special Uses

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Nutritional Needs

150 – 200 ppm

Dormancy

Water (Greenhouse)

Dry moderately between waterings.

Water (Garden)

Keep evenly moist.

How Different?

Crisp coloration, extreme vigor (big habit), and swirled sinus.

Landscape Value

Background, container, houseplant.

Finish Time to 4"

4 – 6 weeks

Comments

This series won Retailers' Choice Award at the Farwest Trade Show in Portland, Oregon in 2014.

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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