|Common Name||HOLIDAY™ Begonia|
|Plant Series||Begonia HOLIDAY™ Collection|
|US Patent #||--|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Foliage Color||Green, Pink, Silver|
|Hardiness Zone||8, 9, 10, 11|
|How Different?||Compared to HOLIDAY™ 'Snowflake, it has a shorter, rounder habit, with darker green in the leaves and rosier flowers. Cute in a pot.|
|Landscape Value||Use as a houseplant, in mixed containers, or in summer borders in shade.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||12" / 18" / 13"|
|Soil (Garden) (Garden)||Fertile, rich, moist Soil (Garden) with good porosity.|
|Water (Garden)||Keep evenly moist.|
|Special Uses||Deep South|
Begonia HOLIDAY™ ‘New Year’s Eve’
Use this lovely, cold tolerant, multi-purpose begonia as a houseplant, mixed containers, or in summer borders in shade! Enjoy the long-lasting bright pink flowers that contrast nicely with its full, silver and green foliage.
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 8-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 12″ / 18″ / 13″
Exposure: Full Shade
Bloom Time(s): —
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|EC||1.2 – 2.4|
|pH||6.0 – 6.5|
|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||8 – 10 weeks|
|Day Length for Flowering||Day Neutral|
All photography is property and © of TERRA NOVA® Nurseries, and is only to be used for promotional material related to TERRA NOVA® products.
Please credit TERRA NOVA® Nurseries in the following manner:
Photo(s) courtesy of TERRA NOVA® Nurseries, Inc.
Our tags are produced using Adobe Illustrator (.ai) format.