Tectonic™ Caldera Begonia
Begonia affinis 'DJHAP 18001'
|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.|
|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.|
|Special Features||Multi-Season Interest|
|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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