Begonia Boliviensis ‘Santa Cruz’
£4.50 – £12.60
Begonia Boliviensis ‘Santa Barbara’ a fabulous trailing begonia producing an abundance of fuchsia like blooms throughout the summer months, flowering right up to the first frost. This variety is ideal for Hanging Baskets and large pots, the bulbs supplied are large so only one is needed per pot.
Top Size Bulbs Supplied, Size 20 up.
July to first frost.
1 bulb, 3 bulbs
Plant: March-April 7 cm on top of bulb. Spacing 20 cm. Flowers June-October. Height 30 -50 cm. Spread 30 – 50 cm.
Frost tender. Perennial. Grow in sun or light shade with humus rich compost that has good drainage. Once growing water and feed regularly using a good slow release fertilizer i.e. Liquid Growmore. Begonias are good for large pots, containers and hanging baskets, they can also be grown in borders. Lift tubers before frost, store upside down either in the shed or garage, somewhere cool and dark but frost free. Remove the remaining stem once dried out. Replant In March or April.