Begonia Semperflorens – Devil Rose

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Begonia Semperflorens Devil Rose

Begonia Semperflorens Devil Rose is the ideal annual bedding plant and is suitable for a wide range of climatic conditions. The compact 7-9in plants produce extremely attractive, glossy, dark bronze foliage and will flower all summer. Choose “Heaven” for green foliage. Raw seed is like dust, so we only supply professional pelleted seed / pills which will which enable efficient and accurate sowing.

Cultivation Advice Begonia Semperflorens Devil Rose

  • The best growing medium is free draining, lightly fertilized fine seed compost.
  • Surface sow the pills separately in trays or plugs. Cover them lightly with fine vermiculite to maintain humidity. Seeds do require light to germinate.
  • Soil germination temperature must be 22-24C for success. An unheated greenhouse or windowsill is not sufficient.
  • If you provide the right temperature the germination will take 10-15 days.
  • Transplant carefully into 8cm pots when they are large enough to handle and grow on in cooler conditions.
  • When you sow with pills you should not need to prick out seedlings
  • Gradually acclimatise to outdoor conditions for 10-15 days before planting out after all risk of frost has passed.
  • Ideal in pots, containers, baskets or border bedding displays in full sun or part shade.