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Begonia 'Majestic Mixed'

Begonia x tuberhybrida

Half-hardy Tuber

  • Be sure to find a place in your garden for these super-sized weatherproof begonias!
  • Blooms up to 20cm (8in) across!
Now you can have exhibition-quality begonias for your garden at a fraction of the price! We've worked hard to source the very highest spec begonias for an average gardener's budget. These robust begonia plants are available in almost every colour of the rainbow! As a collection they are the ideal option for adding a splash of summer colour to shady corners of the patio. Inbuilt garden performance ensures exhibition quality blooms and plants, no matter the weather, with no need for staking or extra care. Once blooms finish they simply drop from the plant to be replaced with fresh flowers. Ensure summer colour in pots, baskets and borders right through to the first frosts of winter with our regal Begonia 'Majestic Mixed'. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread 40cm (16").,

Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.

Ideal For:
patio
Flowering Period:
June, July, August, September, October
Position:
sun or semi shade
    • 6 begonia tubers - 1 of each colour

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    • £19.99
    • Out of stock
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.
Feed and water plants frequently throughout the growing season taking care not to over-water, as this will cause new flower buds to drop. Deadhead the single female flowers to encourage more of the large double male flowers to be produced. At the end of the growing season the leaves and stems will yellow and fall off naturally. Reduce watering to prevent begonia plants from rotting at this stage. When the stems have all dropped away, dig out the tubers. Clean and dry them before storing them away in peat or sand at 7-15C (45-60F) until they can be replanted next February.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.


Orders for packets of seed incur a P&P charge of £1.95.
Orders which include any other products will incur a P&P charge of £4.95.
Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products a maximum P&P charge of £6.90 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.


Please see our Delivery / P&P page for further details and details of any surcharges that may apply to certain destinations.

Reviews
  1. Excellent

    By april stroud 24-09-2016

    These grow into sturdy plants with stunning flowers that continue to get bigger and bigger.

    Richard
    25-09-2016

    Thank you very much for your review. I am glad that you have been happy with your Begonia 'Majestic Mixed' purchase and thank you so much for taking the time to let us know. I hope we can continue to be of service to you in the future.

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