T Rex™ Ruby Slippers Rex Begonia
Begonia hybrid 'Ruby Slippers' PP #24,992
|Description||An eye-catching selection with fantastic foliage. Big, glossy, ruby-red leaves have a dramatic black center, as well as a touch of black on the edges. Great in shade containers or as a house plant, but also does well in amended garden soil. A showy addition to a shady border. Grows as a perennial in mild winter regions; treat as an annual elsewhere.|
|Watering||Water when soil is dry to the touch.|
|Mature Size||Quickly reaches 16 in. tall and wide.|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Houseplant|
|Companion Plants||Ghost Fern (Athyrium), Japanese Aralia (Fatsia), Hosta (Hosta); Coral Bells (Heuchera)|
|Care||Plant in shade in rich, aerated soil. Prefers humidity. Avoid over-watering and prolonged wetness on the leaves and stems. Remove dead leaves promptly. Indoors, provide bright indirect light near a partially sunny window.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: ALL
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