Begonia 'Cathedral'Begonia 'Cathedral'

Begonia ‘Cathedral’


This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our Licensees or Retail Sources.


Fascinating ruffled foliage with windows of red and green are featured on this unusual but tough plant for house or summer containers. Ivory-pink flowers adorn 12″ spikes. An easy plant in the home and in outdoor containers.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 10-13
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 18″ / 24″ / 20″
Exposure: Full Shade
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SKU: BEGC Categories: ,
Common Name Stained Glass Begonia
Family Begoniaceae
Genus Begonia
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Plant Type Annual
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Flower Color --
Foliage Color Green, Red
Dormancy --
Exposure Full Shade
Growth Habit Mounding
Growth Rate Fast
Hardiness Zone 10, 11, 12, 13
How Different? Unique.
Landscape Value Hanging baskets, shade container, patio or summer bedding or inside window plant.
Most Active Growing Season Summer
Persistence Annual
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 18" / 24" / 20"
Soil (Garden) Average porosity, organic soil.
Water (Garden) Average to high.
Special Uses Deep South
Comments Can be sold as a bedding plant in warm areas. Good container plant and mixer. Syn: 'Cathedral Windows'
Water (Greenhouse) Dry slightly between waterings.
EC 1.2 – 2.4
pH 6.0 – 7.0
Fertility Needs 150 – 200 ppm
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.
Finish Time to 4″ 4 – 6 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon
Day Length for Flowering Day Neutral
Begonia 'Cathedral' - Product Profile
Begonia 'Cathedral' - Growing Recipe

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