Solenia

Begonia hybrid 'Solenia Velvet Red'

Eliator Begonia


Photo courtesy of Ball Horticulture

  • Sun tolerant Begonia!
  • Vigorous growth
  • Multi-stemmed; heavy flowering plant
  • Excellent choice for hanging baskets and containers
  • Mildew resistant
Blooms all Season
Blooms all Season
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Container
Container
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Ground Cover
Ground Cover
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Full Sun
Full Sun



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Prefers evenly moist, well drained soil.  Once etablished can tolerate dry spells.  Trim as needed to reshape plant and promote more branching and blossoms.  Feed regularly.


Height: 10-12 in
Spread: 18-24 in
Price Level 1: $7.99 ea.~6 ½” pot
Bloom Color: Red
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Mass Planting
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Ground Cover
  • Border or Bed
  • Blooms all Season
  • Container

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Mounding

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Hummingbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained