Begonia Tuberous Scientific Name : Begonia x tuberosa
Blooming Season : Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Autumn
Plant Habit : Mounded, Trailing
Spacing : 10 – 12″ (25 – 30cm)
Height : 10 – 12″ (25 – 30cm)
Width : 12 – 16″ (30 – 41cm)
Exposure : Shade, Partial Sun
Grower Information :
Seed supplied as: Pelleted.
Big, bold begonias
Tuberous begonia series provide a wide selection of colours, including unique bicolours, along with some of the world’s largest blooms! This exciting collection can be sold at a premium price point at retail, and it results in faster turnover in the market.
Plug crop time: 7 to 8 weeks
Transplant to finish: 9 to 13 weeks
- Double-flowered plants produce more blooms that are larger than other varieties, with a bloom size of 2 to 5 in./5 to 13 cm.
- Because of its excellent branching habit, Sun Dancer fills a hanging basket quickly and cascades up to 16 in./41 cm.
Festive and eye-catching, On Top Fandango begonia flowers present a bold color duo; pure white flowers with coral orange petal edging. On Top Fandango begonias are known for an exceptionally long and heavy bloom period. Well-branched, mounded 10-12 in., heat tolerant plants hold a multitude of 2-5 in., double and semi-double flowers well above their foliage from spring to fall.