Begonia 'Don Miller' in the Begonias Database

Data specific to Begonias (Edit)
Originator: Naron Stewart
Date of Origin: 1992
Plant Types: Cane Stem – Mallet

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10b +1.7 °C (35 °F) to +4.4 °C (40 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 12 to 24 inches, possibly heigher but needs staking
Plant Spread: 12 to 18 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Rosy-red when grown in high light
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots


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Location: Saint Helena Island, SCDate: 2013-06-24
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What else do we grow in 2019! Thread 2 by drdawg Nov 22, 2019 7:00 AM 1,152
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Is this the right place for begonia discussion? by Gina1960 Sep 24, 2019 5:52 PM 23
How about a METALLIC plant thread? Show your metallic! by Gina1960 Jun 24, 2019 5:29 AM 18
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