Begonia 'Shell' in the Begonias Database

Data specific to Begonias (Edit)
Originator: Bob Cole
Date of Origin: 1980
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

Create Fun Winter Photos with Container Plants Brought in for the WinterCreate Fun Winter Photos with Container Plants Brought in for the Winter
February 8, 2014

Bringing in all those prized plants we have sure is a chore in winter. Here in Florida, they're in one week and out the next; all to be done over again the following week, it seems, this time of year. Dragging things in for the freezes creates Miniature Garden photo opportunities. Plants can look great with the addition of a couple of items from the glass case inside. Using those things and touching them once in a while brings them back to life!

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