BEGONIA ILLUMINATION SCARLET RED Trailing Picotee tuberhybrida
The Illumination series of Begonia are well known for their abundance of flowers, that form on trailing stems. A perfect Begonia for hanging baskets!
Begonia plants are ideal for shade, or part shade.
Tuberous begonias have an added appeal that they form large tubers that can be lifted in the fall, and stored for the winter! Pot-up bulbs in the late winter or early spring for next years flowers!
Type: Bulb, can be lifted in fall and stored for the winter, to be used for next years flowers!
Location: Shade or part shade
Moisture: Regular to moist, does not like extended periods of drought.
Note: Ornamental use only. These plants or seeds may be poisonous.
Seeds per pack: 10 Pelleted seeds
These seeds are pelleted, which is a special coating that makes them larger for easier handing.
Note: These seeds and plants can be harmful if eaten. Ingestion can cause illness such as vomiting or diarrhea.
Germination: Start these seeds early indoors. Place on the surface of a sterile seed mix (do not bury them), and keep moist and warm (75-80F) until germination. Do not let the soil dry out, or it can end the germination process. A soil-mix formulated for starting seeds is important for begonia.