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Begonia boliviensis

Posted by philipw2 7 MD/DC (My Page) on
Thu, Sep 14, 06 at 15:27

I am in zone 7/6b but near the city and my back yard is sheltered with a patio to provide some winter heat. I am thinking of adding an outdoors container with Begonia boliviensis. Anyone have experience with these? Overwintering and in the growing season? How do they do in both instanced in the mid-Atlantic?

Thanks.

PS I cross posted this on the begonia forum, but reckoned you all might also have experience.


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RE: Begonia boliviensis

Mine survived 2 winters ago with mulch and did well. However, it rotted last winter. That's what I get for not propagating it.


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