How to grow Tuberous begonias

Tuberous begonias growing herbaceous geophyte of the genus Begonia also known as Begonia tuberhybrida, Tuberous begonias perennial evergreen or annual plant also used as ornamental, can grow in tropic, mediterranean, subtropics, temperate climate or houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 10b+ as perennial, 5-10a as annual.

Leaves color can be: green, purple or yellow, shape can be: heart, round, lobed, snails or snails.

Tuberous begonias flower

Flower color can be: pink, red, orange, yellow or white, flower can be more than one color and multi petals full flowers, flowers grow in clusters.

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Requirements for Tuberous begonias growing and care:

Humid, moist soil, more than 5C

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Yes to get the same color and shape for the flowers and the leaves

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Planting season:
Spring, and in the tropic all year

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Deadhead and dead leaves

Size of the plant?
20-30 cm, 8-12 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Half Shade / Full Shade (with light)

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Most of the year

General information about the flower
Full flowers multi petals flower can be the colors: pink, red, orange, yellow or white, flower can be more than one color

Scientific name:

Begonia tuberhybrida

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