Thompson & Morgan

Important delivery notice
We have detected which country you are viewing this site from and feel your requirements might be better suited by viewing one of our other websites below.

Rollover image for an enlarged view

Begonia x tuberhybrida 'Non-Stop® Mixed' F1 Hybrid

Half-hardy Perennial

Nine different colours, put these in a class of their own for impact with 7-9cm (3-3½in) blooms. Height: 20-25cm (8-10in).

Culinary note: Add the bright coloured petals to sandwiches or salads for a light lemon taste and crisp texture. For more details about edible flowers click here.

Ideal For:
patio
Flowering Period:
June, July, August, September, October
Sowing Months:
February
Position:
sun or semi shade, dappled shade
    • 1 packet (30 begonia seeds)

    •  
    • Despatch: Despatch within 24 hours
    • £5.99
Sowing Time: February. Sow in trays, pots, etc of good seed compost in a propagator or warm place to maintain an optimum temperature of 75-80F (25-27C). Sowing Depth: Surface sow on a peat/sand mix seed compost and do not exclude light. A soil temperature of 80F (27C) gives best results. Keep the soil moisture high, the surface of the soil should never dry out. Germination takes from 15-60 days.

Transplant seedlings in small clumps, handling carefully, preferably into 7.5cm (3in) pots. Grow on in cool well lit conditions. Pot on finally into 15cm (6in) pots or plant in hanging baskets. Gradually acclimatise to outdoor conditions before planting out, after all risk of frost has gone and the weather is mild. Plant in full sun or part shade.

Prefers a moist, well drained soil.
Post a review
Title of review


Rating 1 2 3 4 5
Comment
You will be redirected to login/registration page to post your review.
Reviews are subjected to approval.