Botanical Name  Begonia x semperflorens

Height  30-40cm

Width  20cm

Spacing  25-30cm

Position  Sun to semi-shade

Planting Time   Spring, Summer, Autumn

Flowering in  4-6 weeks

Available Seasons  Late winter-summer

Perennial commonly treated as annual. Mounded plants covered in masses of flat petal flowers in reds, pinks and white. Oval leaves wax-like in appearance range from green to deep bronze and red. If planted to early, plants can be affected by frost. This is not fatal and plant will begin regrow within a few weeks. Prune back in winter, after frosts has finished, to encourage new growth in spring. Can tolerate dry conditions and sun but perform their best when watered regularly and planted in part shade. Frost tender.