Moving an established wax begonia?

dazed77(6)June 26, 2005

I have had a wax begonia for somewhere over a year. I think it was planted in a spot where it gets too much full sun. Whatever I did wrong with it, it seems to have just sat still since I planted it. Would it be ok to take it out of the ground and move it to another spot?

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dazed77(6)

Here is a photo:

    Bookmark   June 26, 2005 at 12:03PM
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greenelbows1(z9--so LA)

You shouldn't have a bit of trouble with it if you move it where it gets a little shade. Yours looks like a lot of the ones around here in public displays--'way too much sun and just sitting there all hunkered down. Looks healthy tho', which is not true of a lot of the local ones, so I wouldn't expect you to have a problem. Just be sure it doesn't get too much water; they hate wet feet.

    Bookmark   June 28, 2005 at 4:49PM
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dazed77(6)

Thanks Greenelbows. I moved it to a spot where it would receive morning sun only. Waiting to see it spring up.

    Bookmark   June 28, 2005 at 7:59PM
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