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botanical name:
Begonia 'Million Kisses Elegance'
Begonia 'Million Kisses Elegance' © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Begonia 'Elegance', Begonia 'Yagance'
family:  Begoniaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.30m
width: 0.90m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: semi-prostrate
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: 2°C
USDA zone: 10 to 11
Tuberous begonia normally grown as an annual from seed. Graceful semi-trailing habit. Lanceolate toothed leaves, reddish tinted on the undersides and edges. Freely produced attractive bicoloured white and soft pink flowers throughout summer.

Well drained, humus-rich, neutral to slightly acid soil, out of strong direct sun. Needs warm conditions. The tuber might survive a few degrees of frost but may be dug up in autumn and stored over winter.

From seed

Good in containers and hanging baskets.

other notes:
Million Kisses Series

Bred by Fred Yates

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