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Tectonic™ Caldera Begonia

Begonia affinis 'DJHAP 18001'

Pronunciation: be-GO-nee-uh
SKU #43738

Good to Grow...indoors:

Description Massive, glossy, heart-shaped leaves emerge red and swirl open to bright green. An enormous variety in its native range in northeastern India, with leaves up to two feet wide! Will make an impressive specimen where hearty if given plenty of space. Remains smaller in containers.
Light Partial shade
Watering Water when soil is dry to the touch.
Blooms Insignificant; Prized for Foliage
Mature Size Reaches 6 ft. tall and wide in the landscape; smaller in containers.
Deciduous/Evergreen Herbaceous
Special Features Multi-Season Interest
Growth Rate Moderate
Patent Act Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Care Provide enriched, well-drained soil. Best with some humidity; avoid extreme heat and harsh sun exposures. Water regularly, allowing soil to dry just slightly between watering. Move container plants indoors when temperatures reach 45 degrees to overwinter as a houseplant.

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