Begonia Double Flowering Mix
These large colourful double flowering Begonias have peony-like flowers heads, they start flowering in June and keep on going right through until the end of summer, providing you with non stop beautiful borders or baskets with only the minimum of attention.
Details Begonia Double Flowering Mix
- Very easy to grow
- Flowers for months
- Dutch top quality with grow guarantee
- Suitable for Small Gardens
- Blooms: June – October
- Flower colour: mix
- Full grown height: 10 – 25 cm
- Full grown width: 25 – 50 cm
- Plant depth: 5 cm
- Hardiness: Not hardy
- Preferred soil: Peaty Soil
How to take care of Double Flowering Mix
Tuberous Double Flowering Mix do not grow well in dry arid conditions without special care and attention. Double Flowering Mix are perfect for window boxes and hanging baskets, you can also plant Double Flowering Mix directly in the ground from mid-April when frost has passed.
Double Flowering Mix do not like direct sunlight and morning sun so place Double Flowering Mix in a partially shaded location away from strong winds. Plant Double Flowering Mix tubers hollow side up at the recommend depth advised on the packet.
Water thoroughly to stimulate growth. Never let the soil dry out, keep Double Flowering Mix moist but avoid over watering. Double Flowering Mix foliage needs to be kept as dry as possible as overhead watering can lead to mildew.
Feed every two or three weeks with a liquid fertilizer for best results. Remove any faded flower heads regularly to promote new growth and to prevent disease and mold spots on the leaf of the plant. Double Flowering Mix can take up 3 months to produce a flower.
Double Flowering Mix will not tolerate frost. Plant concave side upwards