Begonia – Solenia® Red Orange

Garden Height
8 - 12
Spacing
8 - 12
Spread
8 - 12
Habit
Mounded
Container Role
Filler
Flower Size
Short
Light Code
YO
Light Level
Part Sun to Sun
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Features:

Maintenance Notes:

East Care

Uses Notes:

Hanging baskets, window boxes, landscaping

Maintenance Category: Easy

Water Category: Average

Bloom Time: Planting to Frost

Hardiness Zones: 11b

Flower Form: Landscape

pH: B - pH 5.8 - 6.2

EC (2:1 Extraction Method): 0.6

Fertilization: 150 - 200

Light Requirements: Medium

Water Requirements: Dry to Moderate

Rooting Out Temperature: 65 - 72° Fahrenheit

Growing On Temperature: 65 - 72° Fahrenheit

Holding Temperature: 65 - 72° Fahrenheit

Planting and Timing Information:

Standard PPP. Spring to Summer Sales.

Finishing Times [weeks]:

4-5" and Quart Pot: 5-7
6" and Gallon Pot: 6-8
7-9" Pot: 7-9
10-12" and Two Gallon Pot: 10-12

Pinching and Growth Regulators:

Pinching should not be necessary except to shape. 150 to 200 ppm cycocel can be used for growth regulation if needed.

Pest and Disease Management:

Standard pest and disease practices as outlined in the notes.

Grower Tips:

Flower drop should be expected. Proper timing so that plants are sold quickly will help decrease messiness.

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