|Common Name||HOLIDAY™ Begonia|
|Plant Series||Begonia HOLIDAY™ Collection|
|US Patent #||--|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Foliage Color||Green, Pink, Silver|
|Growth Habit||Upright, Shrubby|
|Hardiness Zone||9, 10, 11|
|How Different?||Leaves are a purple silver with uniquely cut margins.|
|Landscape Value||Use in containers inside and out. Background, container, houseplant.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||9" / 16" / --"|
|Soil (Garden) (Garden)||Fertile, rich, moist Soil (Garden) with good porosity.|
|Water (Garden)||Keep evenly moist.|
|Special Uses||Deep South|
Begonia HOLIDAY™ ‘Silver Bells’
Elegant, silver-topped leaves sparkle like shiny ornaments. The narrow and deeply cut leaves are held by pink stems and form a dense habit. Prolific and easy to grow.
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 9-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 9″ / 16″ / –“
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||Good for a 4-5″ program. 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|
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