Begonia grandis

This tuberous begonia bears green heart-shaped foliage with red veining and claret-stained undersides that steal the show when backlit. A much sought-after rarity, this unusual and unlikely perennial has attractive, tuberous begonia -shaped leaves topped with sprays of light pink single flowers in . This herbaceous perennial has interesting bold foliage with wonderful late season flowers. Plant begonia grandis after the last chance of frost, allow them to bloom all summer and then cut off greenery.

It is in flower from Jul to August, and the seeds . Flower Color is Pink and blooms in Fall, Summer.

We think you will enjoy our ever-increasing hardy begonia selections to add color to your. Like all the other begonias in this group hardy and spreds by bulbils dropped off the plant in Autumn. Vancouver Island Master Gardener Association.

Pendulous cymes of flesh-colored flowers . Tubers subglobose, 8-mm in diam. Begonia grandis Dryander, Trans. Hardiness: USDA Zones (5)to 9. A hardier begonia than the commonly used annual begonia.

Anhui, Fujian, S Gansu, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hebei, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang. Late summer and fall pink flowers for shade. Order online now, Sunlight Gardens.

Thread in the Seeds forum forum by kqcrna: Do any of you grow begonia grandis ? Are there any special germination requirements like cold . Leaves have prominent red veins underneath and are . A fantastic cultivar with exquisite, large clusters of deep pink blossoms which dangle off pinkish-red stems all summer. Will multiply , as it produces many little bulbils, . We grew our first from see labeled as subspecies evansiana. So tiny and delicate as seedlings, I was surprised they survived – but they di and by . This is begonia grandis and it has pretty heart-shaped leaves with red veining and cute pink flowers. In fall it is topped with bright . This summer charmer was selected for its masses of brilliant pink flowers that . Tuberous begonia with one-sided red veined leaves, red beneath, Sprays of erect pinkish white flowers. A very unusual shade loving plant that despite its name is quite hardy.

Attractive red ribbed leaves bear pretty sprays of. A hardy begonia with flesh pink flowers in autumn above delightful foliage.

Likes moisture and shade (e.g. in front of hydrangeas). Stop by to select your own or contact. Probably one of the most elegant of all late summer to fall blooming .