Begonia X hiemalis (bay-GO-nee-a hi-e-MAH-lis)
Locally grown at our Loudon greenhouse facility. There are several colors to choose from. They make an excellent houseplant or gift. They will bloom all summer with proper care.
Indoors provide bright light, no direct sunlight. Keep roots consistently moist. Do not allow to dry out. Best watered from bottom like African Violets. Fertilize once a month.
Outdoors, plant in well drained shady area. Some morning or late afternoon sun ok. Fertilize monthly.