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Begonia Illumination Apricot Shades

Beautifully blousy large double blooms in sunny tropical shades of yellow and orange cascade down to create a stunning display from May to first frosts. Incredibly weather resistant, even in cool, wet conditions. Height 30cm (12"), trails to approx 40cm (16"). Spread 20cm (8").
Tuberous perennial, can be lifted and saved for future years. Supplied as young plants from April onwards.
Flower Colour
Orange, Yellow

Bedding, Great for Baskets, Ideal for Beginners, Pest Resistant, Suitable for Container

Tuberous perennial

April onwards

Flowering Time

Sun or Partial Shade

20cm (8")

30cm (12")



Well drained soil


Sun or partial shade


Not good for cutting


May to October

Additional Information

Great plant for baskets and containers. Dead head regularly to prolong flowering. Keep moist until established and throughout the growing season. Feed regularly. Keep the lifted tubers in a frost free envoronment over winter. It is possible to propagate some Begonia types by leaf cuttings or by sections of the rhizome.

Delivery Date: 13 Jul 2018 (+/- 14days)
Plant Hardiness

How hardy are our plants?

All our plants have a guideline temperature for how well they will tolerate winter cold.

Fully hardy perennials will withstand temperatures down to -15 °C (5°F) and often lower.
Hardy perennials are happy down to at least -5°C (23°F)
Half hardy perennials can withstand down to around 0°C (32°F)
And Tender perennials may be damaged by temperatures below 5°C (41°F)

Please remember that temperatures can vary significantly within quite a small area, and hardiness can be affected by soil, position and other factors.
If in doubt please give us a call.

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