Begonia Volumia™ Series
|Description||A compact, easy-to-grow begonia that provides continuous summer bloom. Large single flowers in pinks, red, and white for high impact in borders, beds, containers, or hanging baskets. Performs best in dappled shade with humidity. A superb summer annual in cooler regions, but also a great winter annual in hot-summer regions with mild winters. Grown as a perennial in temperate regions.|
|Light||Filtered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Watering||Water when soil is dry to the touch.|
|Blooms||Spring to early fall; intermittently year-round in frost-free climates or as a houseplant.|
|Mature Size||Grows to 12 to 14 in. tall and wide.|
|Care||Easily grown in enriched, evenly moist, well-drained soil. Performs best with environmental humidity. Protect from harsh afternoon sun in hot climates. Trim back mid-season to reshape, if necessary. Feed monthly. Generally hardy to 40 degrees.|
|Lore||The Begonia family (Begoniaceae), named for 17th center French Canadian Michael Begon, is native to Brazil. Wax Begonias, a group of Begonia semperflorens hybrid cultivars, are thought to have originated from the B. cucullata var Hookeri and the B. schmidtiana species.|
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