Wax Begonia, Fibrous Begonia

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Wax Begonia x semperflorens-cultorum
Wax Begonia Fibrous Begonia (Begonia x semperflorens-cultorum)

Very useful plant for both the garden and containers. Useful in the shade and sun. Constant bloom with minimal care.

  • Exposure: Full Sun, Full Shade
  • Mature Height: 6 - 12¬†Inches
  • Soil Conditions: Moist, Well-Drained
  • Bloom Color: Bi-color, Pink, Red, White
  • Bloom Season: May - October
  • Hardiness: Tender Annual
  • Size: Small
Caring for Wax Begonia
  • Full sun to shade.
  • Prefers soils that are high in organic matter, moist and well-drained.
  • Will do well in full sun once well-established and if moisture is available.
  • Wait until soil and air temperatures are warm before planting. Planting in cold soil can result in stunting.
  • Plants tolerant of full sun sites.