Begonia X hybrida 'Big Red with Green leaf'

Begonia


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
Container
Container
Garden
Garden
Hanging Basket
Hanging Basket
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting



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:


Attributes:

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

Critter Resistance:

  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Deer Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Fall
  • Summer
  • Spring

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained