|Common Name||Trailing Begonia|
|Plant Series||Begonia REVELATION® Series|
|US Patent #||--|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Exposure||Part Shade, Full Shade|
|Growth Habit||Spreading / Trailing|
|Hardiness Zone||9, 10, 11|
|Landscape Value||Hanging baskets, mixed containers.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||30" / 24" / --"|
|Soil (Garden)||Fertile, rich, moist soil with good porosity.|
|Water (Garden)||Keep evenly moist.|
|Special Uses||Deep South|
Begonia REVELATION® ‘Lustre’
Layers of silver and pewter coat each leaf. Forms a medium sized hanging basket. Cold tolerant and vigorous. Small, salmon pink flowers in summer. Grows to 6″ high and trails 24″ in hanging containers.
*** PLEASE NOTE ***
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.
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 9-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 30″ / 24″ / –“
Exposure: Part Shade, 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|
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