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BEGONIA SEEDS

Begonia boliviensis, B. hybrida, B. semperflorens, B. tuberosa, B. tuberhybrida, B. x Benariensis

Begonias for Sun or Shade:
Bada Bing Wax Leaf | Bada Boom Wax Leaf | Big Hybrids | Santa Cruz Sunset.

Begonias for Part to Light Shade:
Go Go Hybrids | Gryphon.

Begonias for Filtered Shade:
Non-Stop Hybrids | Illumination Hybrids

How to plant Begonia seeds.

Santa Cruz Sunset Begonia - Annual Flower Seed Santa Cruz Sunset Begonia - Annual Flower Seed AN13222

SANTA CRUZ SUNSET Tuberous Begonia Seeds

Begonia boliviensis

'Santa Cruz Sunset' begonia grows 12 to 16 inches high and 16 to 20 inches wide, with a mounding, trailing habit. Plants are covered in brilliant, 2-3 inch orange-red bell-shaped flowers with petals that turn out at the tips. Outstanding heat, drought, and rain tolerance make it ideal for landscapes, hanging baskets, or containers in areas with challenging weather conditions.

10 Pelleted Seeds: $4.99 QTY:
Gryphon Begonia - Annual Flower Seed. AN11395

GRYPHON Begonia Seeds

Begonia hybrida

Large, silvery, spotted hand-sized leaves create tropical feel. Outstanding in pots, indoors or out. Stunning combined with coleus and impatiens. Requires little maintenance, accepts drier conditions than other begonias of this type. Part sun to full shade. As an annual, reaches 14-18 inches tall. Overwinter indoors, can reach 4 feet or more tall its second season.

10 Multi-Pelleted Seeds: $4.99 QTY:

BADA BING Waxleaf Begonia Seeds

Begonia semperflorens

Compact, 8-10 inch tall, green leaf plants flower about 1-2 weeks earlier than other leading begonia varieties, will continue blooming until hard frost. 'Bada Bing' begonias are easy to grow; thrive in sun or light shade, are weather resistant, tolerate a wide range of soil conditions (from dry to moist). An ideal choice for massing, particularly in beds that have both sunny and shady areas. Elegant when planted in containers.

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Bada Bing Mix Begonia - Annual Flower Seeds AN10064

BADA BING
MIX
Waxleaf Begonia Seeds

A formula mix of green leaf plants covered with flowers in shades of pink, rose, rose bicolor, scarlet, soft pink or white.

50 Pelleted Seeds: $2.49 QTY:
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BADA BING
PINK
Waxleaf Begonia Seeds

Green leaf plants covered in soft, clear pink flowers.

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BADA BOOM Waxleaf Begonia Seeds

Begonia semperflorens

Compact, 8-10 inch tall, bronze leaf plants that flower about 1-2 weeks earlier than other leading begonia varieties and will continue blooming until hard frost. 'Bada Boom' begonias are easy to grow; thrive in sun or light shade, are weather resistant, and tolerate a range of soil conditions (from dry to moist). They are an ideal choice for massing (particularly in beds that have both sunny and shady areas), and look elegant planted in containers.

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Bada Boom Mix Begonia - Annual Flower Seeds AN10068

BADA BOOM
MIX
Waxleaf Begonia Seeds

A formula mix of bronze leaf plants covered with flowers in shades of pink, rose, rose bicolor, scarlet, or white.

50 Pelleted Seeds: $2.49 QTY:

BIG HYBRIDS Begonia Seeds

Begonia x Benariensis

Huge, early clusters of 2-3 inch flowers are held above large, glossy foliage, and continue flowering all summer long. These are striking, stately plants; growth is graceful, upward, arching and fast. The 'Big' series begonias are the earliest blooming, largest growing begonias in the world, and being equally comfortable in sun or shade, they can be mass planted where impatiens, marigolds or geraniums have been depended on in the past. They also add quick color to sunny or shady sections of mixed borders, and are stunning as accent plants in containers. Grows up to 20 inches tall in zones 7 and above, and averages 12-18 inches tall in Northern gardens.

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Big Red with Bronze Leaf Begonia - Annual Flower Seeds AN10072

BIG
RED WITH BRONZE LEAF
Begonia Seeds

Huge, fire-engine red flowers above deep bronze glossy leaves.

10 Pelleted Seeds: $4.49 QTY:
Big Red with Green Leaf Begonia - Annual Flower Seeds AN10076

BIG
RED WITH GREEN LEAF
Begonia Seeds

Huge, bright crimson-red, 2-3 inch flowers held above glossy green leaves.

10 Pelleted Seeds: $4.49 QTY:

GO GO HYBRIDS Tuberous Begonia Seeds

Begonia tuberosa

Vigorous, tight and compact growth means less broken stems. The large, semi-double flowers appear over a very long season and are impressive in partially sunny borders, beds, and containers. Plants are mounding, with dark green foliage and grow 8-10 inches tall. The tubers can be harvested at the end of the season for use the following year.

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Go Go Cherry Begonia - Annual Flower Seeds. AN10084

GO GO
CHERRY
Tuberous Begonia Seeds

Bright cherry-red flowers.

25 Pelleted Seeds: $2.99 QTY:
Go Go Light Yellow Begonia - Annual Flower Seeds. AN10088

GO GO
LIGHT YELLOW
Tuberous Begonia Seeds

Soft yellow flowers with subtle rose accents.

25 Pelleted Seeds: $2.99 QTY:
Go Go Mix Begonia - Annual Flower Seeds. AN10092

GO GO
MIX
Tuberous Begonia Seeds

A formula mix including flowers in shades of soft pink, bright cherry, light yellow, orange, red, rose, salmon, white, and bright yellow.

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Go Go Orange Begonia - Annual Flower Seeds. AN10096

GO GO
ORANGE
Tuberous Begonia Seeds

Brilliant orange flowers on dark leaf plants.

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Begonia, Go Go Yellow - Garden Seeds - Annual Flower Seeds AN10108

GO GO
YELLOW
Tuberous Begonia Seeds

Vibrant yellow flowers.

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ILLUMINATION Tuberous Begonia Seeds

Begonia tuberhybrida

These cascading, easy to grow plants are the showiest Tuberous Begonias we have seen! Easily one of the best tuberous begonia series for hanging baskets, 'Illumination' begonias feature large, showy, semi-double and fully double flowers on heat tolerant, easy to grow, cascading plants. The tubers can be harvested at the end of the season for use the following year. Prefers filtered shade and moist soil.

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Illumination Apricot Shades Begonia - Annual Flower Seeds. AN09058

ILLUMINATION
APRICOT SHADES
Tuberous Begonia Seeds

Luscious shades of pale peach to deep cantaloupe.

20 Pelleted Seeds: $3.49 QTY:
Illumination Golden Picotee Begonia - Annual Flower Seed AN11488

ILLUMINATION
GOLDEN PICOTEE
Tuberous Begonia Seeds

Stunning multi-color flowers in designer shades of salmon, coral, gold and orange.

20 Pelleted Seeds: $3.49 QTY:
Illumination Peaches 'n Cream Begonia - Annual Flower Seed AN10112

ILLUMINATION
PEACHES 'N CREAM
Tuberous Begonia Seeds

Flowers in delicious shades of soft yellow to salmon-peach.

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NON-STOP HYBRIDS Tuberous Begonia Seeds

Begonia tuberhybrida

Large double flowers appear 4-5 months after sowing. The easy to grow, 10 inch tall plants produce large, 3-4 inch, semi-double and double flowers. Prefers filtered shade and moist soil. Be sure to save the tuber at the end of the year to use again the following season.

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Non-Stop Appleblossom Begonia - Annual Flower Seeds AN05071

NON-STOP
APPLEBLOSSOM
Begonia Seeds

White flowers with blush pink reverses.

25 Pelleted Seeds: $2.99 QTY:
Non-Stop Mix Begonia - Annual Flower Seeds. AN00127

NON-STOP
MIX
Begonia Seeds

A formulated mix of apricot, red, golden-orange, orange, pink, rose, salmon, white, and scarlet flowers.

25 Pelleted Seeds: $2.99 QTY:
Non-Stop Red Begonia - Annual Flower Seeds. AN05072

NON-STOP
RED
Begonia Seeds

Deep red flowers.

25 Pelleted Seeds: $2.99 QTY:
Non-Stop Rose Petticoat Begonia - Annual Flower Seeds AN05073

NON-STOP ROSE
PETTICOAT
Begonia Seeds

White flowers with a deep rose picotee.

25 Pelleted Seeds: $2.99 QTY:
Non-Stop Yellow Begonia - Annual Flower Seeds AN05074

NON-STOP
YELLOW
Begonia Seeds

Bright yellow flowers.

25 Pelleted Seeds: $2.99 QTY:

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How to Plant Begonia Seeds

Sow seed in cell packs or flats, press into soil but do not cover. Light aids germination. Kept at 80° F., germination is in 14-60 days. Bottom-heat will improve results and is recommended. Transplant into the garden 12 to 18 inches apart.

Begonia sp. illustration, circa 1845.