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Begonia boliviensis | Bolivian Begonia

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Family: Begoniacea

Location: Argentina

A highly sought after Begonia, it forms 2' clumps with numerous blooming stems that hold crimson orange flowers in summer. Deciduous in winter and returns in late spring. Good for hanging baskets and shady pots. Easier to grow in containers because of long dormancy. Native to Argentina, where it hangs from shady cliffs.

Anatomy

Plant Type

Shrub

Height Range

1-3'

Width Range

Flower Color

Red

Flower Season

Summer

Leaf Color

Bark Color

Fruit Color

Fruit Season

Culture

Sun

Half, Shade

Water

Medium

Growth Rate

Soil Type

Soil Condition

Soil pH

Adverse Factors

n/a

Sunset Zones

Susceptibilities

Tolerances

n/a

Design

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Accenting Features

Seasonal Interest

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Special Uses

Attracts Wildlife

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