Begonia X hybrida 'Big Rose with Bronze Leaf'


Photo courtesy of Ball Horticulture

  • Clusters of orchid-like flowers
  • Glossy heart-shaped leaves
  • Dark green foliage throughout the year
  • Blooms spring-frost
  • Vigorous performer in sun or shade
Blooms all Season
Blooms all Season
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Hanging Basket
Hanging Basket
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Plant does best in full sun and part-shade.  Soil should be well drained and moist, not wet, Fertilize weekly for best flowering.

Height: 18 in
Spacing: 14 in
Price Level 1: $4.49 ea.~4 ½” pot
Bloom Color: Red

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Mass Planting
  • Container
  • Indoor Forcing
  • Blooms all Season
  • Border or Bed
  • Low Maintenance
  • Hanging Basket

Critter Resistance:

  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Deer Resistant


  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Bronze

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Fall
  • Summer
  • Spring

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained