Huge clusters 2-3 in. brilliant fire-engine red flowers are held above large, glossy foliage.
Plants bloom all summer long. Big Red With Bronze Leaf begonia is a striking, stately plant. Growth is fast, upward, graceful and arching. Big Red With Bronze Leaf begonia is one the earliest blooming, largest growing begonias in the world.
Big Red With Bronze Leaf begonia looks great massed in the landscape and is equally suited to sun or shade. The 20 in. tall plants can also provide quick color in your mixed borders and containers. In Northern gardens, average height is 12-18 inches.
Big Red With Bronze Leaf begonia has been named a "Flameproof Plant" by the Dallas Arboretum, for top performance in extreme heat.
Growing Big Red With Bronze Leaf Begonia Seeds
Sow begonia seeds 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 10 to 17 in. apart.
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