Begonia 'Bingo'/Bingo Begonia

Begonia 'Bingo' / Begonia 'Bingo'
Foliage and flowers
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Scientific Name: Begonia 'Bingo'
Common Name: Bingo Begonia
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Medium
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Comments: A good grower with very interesting foliage and nice flowering over an extended period. Bacterial leaf disease can be a problem. Do not over water begonias because of potential root rot problems. Plants bloom best if they receive morning sunlight and protection from the hot sunlight at high noon and early afternoon. Cuttings root quite easily in a sandy soil mix.