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Begonia x tuberhybrida 'Apricot Shades Improved' F1 Hybrid

2 Options from £2.99

Half-Hardy Tuber
What is Half-Hardy Tuber?
Plant that grows from an underground storage organ. Generally supplied in a
dormant condition with no top growth. Can be grown outdoors
but requires winter protection from frosts and temperatures below 0C.
5 Reviews

Cascading radiant colour

Extra-large double flowers

Keeps blooming - whatever the weather

Our best-seller just got better!

Perfect for Baskets or Flower Pouches™

Unbeatable for value and durability

10 begonia tubersSave £9.00 £11.99 £2.99 Out of Stock
5 begonia tubers £7.99 Out of Stock
Please note: This product cannot be delivered outside the United Kingdom.
Description How to Grow More Info Delivery Reviews Video
A best seller, Begonia 'Apricot Shadesis as versatile as it is beautiful! Large, cascading double blooms in sunshine shades of apricot and lemon will pour from your containers from July to October. These tuberous begonias will perform whatever the weather, in sun or semi shade. The trailing habit of Begonia 'Apricot Shades makes them ideal for hanging baskets, window boxes and flower pouches for a really impressive display that will light up even a shady corner. Height: 30cm (12"'). Spread: 45cm (18"').

Patio

Half-hardy

Sun or semi shade, Dappled shade

Up to 30cm (11.8in)

Up to 45cm (17.7in)

Easy for all

Easy for all

10 begonia tubers (T12541A)
5 begonia tubers (T12542A)

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Flowering Months
Feed and water begonia plants frequently throughout the growing season taking care not to over-water, as this will cause new begonia flower buds to drop. Deadhead the single female begonia flowers to encourage more of the large double male flowers to be produced and to extend the flowering period.
Tubers are ideal for containers and baskets, making a larger plant in the first year than plug plants or growing from seed. From February, start tuberous begonias off in well-drained, moist compost in a warm, frost-free position in bright light. When planting begonia tubers, position them just below the compost surface with the indented side facing upwards. In hanging baskets the tubers can be planted at a 45 degree angle with their roots toward the centre, to encourage plants to cascade over the sides of the basket. When begonia plants are well grown and all risk of frost has passed, gradually acclimatise them to outdoor conditions over a period of 7 to 10 days, before planting them in their final positions. Choose a sunny or semi shaded position that is protected from strong winds.

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