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Begonia tubers are perfect for growing in containers and will generally make bigger plants in their first year than plug plants or growing from seed. Our captivating range features double-flowered, picotees, fringed and beautifully scented varieties. Watch our video on how to plant begonia tubers for the best results.
Begonia x tuberhybrida 'Apricot Shades Improved' F1 Hybrid
Begonia 'Apricot Shades Improved' is as versatile as it is beautiful! Large, cascading, double blooms will pour from your containers from July to October. You'll be enjoying gorgeous flowers in shades of apricot and orange that reach 6-10cm (2.5-4") in diameter all summer and well into autumn. These tuberous begonias will perform whatever the weather and can be placed in sunny or semi shaded positions. The abundant trailing habit of Begonia Apricot Shades Improved makes them a great value plant for hanging baskets, window boxes and Flower Pouches™, giving you a really impressive display that will light up even a shady corner. Tuber size 3/4. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 45cm (18").
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.More info
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