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Begonia Fibrous Prelude Plus Scarlet

Wax Begonia

Features dainty scarlet coloured orchid-like flowers with yellow throats at the ends of the stems all summer. Succulent-like glossy heart-shaped leaves remain dark green in colour. Great for shade gardens and as a stuffer in hanging baskets and shade planters.

  • »  Tolerates rain and heat
  • »  Outstanding garden performance
  • »  Great foliage and flower colors

Ball Horticulture
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Sun to Shade
Foliage Color
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Soil Moisture
Average Water
Growing & Maintenance Tips for Begonia 'Scarlet'

- perform well in rich, well-drained soil, but allow soil to dry between waterings
- mulch around base helps lock in moisture
- tolerates rain and heat
- forms tight, compact plants in full sun
- bronze foliage performs better in full sun; green leaves better in part sun
- looser form and slightly fewer flowers in the shade
- deer resistant