Begonia 'Rust' in the Begonias Database

Data specific to Begonias (Edit)
Originator: Dorothy Caviness
Date of Origin: 1997
Plant Types: Rhizomatous

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

Wildlife: Opinion - a Closer LookWildlife: Opinion - a Closer Look
February 23, 2012

It's that time again. Critters who live near you are making plans for midnight raids on your roses, early morning feasts involving your lettuce, and late afternoon snacks with your daffodils. It's that time again; trust me, they're making plans. It's a surprise party they'll have. You won't be getting an invitation.

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Sunburn in April? by CrazedHoosier Apr 27, 2019 8:06 PM 14
What else do we grow in 2019! Thread 2 by drdawg Nov 12, 2019 8:13 PM 1,119
Questioning my id on a begonia I have in your Database by lauriebasler Feb 12, 2018 11:06 PM 4
Question: Companion Plants? by beckygardener Jan 20, 2018 7:50 AM 29
I love rust...... by Paul2032 Mar 23, 2016 4:27 AM 85
Daylilies in my livingroom, Fall 2015 by profesora Jan 6, 2016 12:46 PM 38
NOID large-leaf begonia by skylark Apr 9, 2015 11:12 AM 5
This old grill by purpleinopp Aug 25, 2016 3:50 PM 55
What are you propagating this season? by piksihk Dec 6, 2015 5:56 PM 22
The migration back to outside is complete. by purpleinopp Aug 10, 2015 10:14 AM 40

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