Double Up™ White Begonia semperflorens
- Sun or Shade
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
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These vigorous plants feature double flowers and dark foliage. They perform well in landcapes and in containers. These are very dense, upright, globe shaped plants that will flower all summer.Award WinnerContinuous Bloom or RebloomerLong BloomingFoliage InterestHeat TolerantDeadheading Not Necessary
CharacteristicsPlant Type:AnnualHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:8 - 18 InchesSpacing:6 - 12 InchesSpread:8 - 14 InchesFlower Colors:WhiteFlower Shade:whiteFoliage Colors:BlackFoliage Shade:Dark bronze to blackHabit:UprightContainer Role:Filler
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Sun or ShadeMaintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Planting To FrostHardiness Zones:10a, 10b, 11a, 11bWater Category:AverageUses:Border PlantUses:ContainerUses:Edging PlantUses:LandscapeUses:Mass PlantingUses Notes:
Great in landscapes and containers.Maintenance Notes:
These plants are versatile working in both sun or shade, which makes them a wonderful unifiying plant to use in both sun and shade beds. Unlike older begonias, these are quite vigorous. They can tolerate some drought conditions, but will look their best with more consistent moisure and regular feeding. They love the heat and are self cleaning so the plants look very clean. They do not need to be deadheaded to bloom all summer long. What's not to love!
Award Year Award Plant Trial 2020 Top Performer - Early Season Michigan State University 2020 Classic City Award University of Georgia 2020 Top Performer - Final Michigan State University 2020 Top Performer University of Florida - Fort Lauderdale 2020 Director's Select - Shade Penn State 2020 Top Performer - Mid Season Michigan State University 2020 Perfect Score - All Season Iowa State 2020 Top Performer Biltmore Estate 2020 Top Performer University of Georgia 2020 Top Performer Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden