|Plant Series||Begonia T REX™ Series|
|US Patent #||('TNBEGDPE')|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Hardiness Zone||8, 9, 10, 11|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||24" / 28" / --"|
|Finish Time||Fast (4-6 Weeks)|
|Most Active Growing Season||Summer|
|Flowering Season||Summer, Fall|
|Leaf Color||Green, Purple, Silver|
|Soil||Fertile, rich, moist soil with good porosity.|
|pH||6.0 - 6.5|
|Special Uses||Deep South|
|Nutritional Needs||150 - 200 ppm|
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|Water (Garden)||Keep evenly moist.|
|How Different?||Great rose purple leaf that turns to pink and silver. Plant has great vigor.|
|Landscape Value||Use in large containers as a stand alone or mixer. Use in landscape or as a houseplant.|
|Finish Time to 4"||4 - 6 weeks|
|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.|
Begonia T REX™ ‘Dancing Peacock’
Large, bushy habit with medium large, palmate leaves that are wildly colored in rose purple, silver, and olive green. Use in large containers inside or out, or in summer shade borders.
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 8-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 24″ / 28″ / –“
Exposure: Full Shade
Bloom Time(s): —
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