A picture of a Begonia 'Glowing Embers'

Begonia 'Glowing Embers'

Begonia 'Glowing Embers'

Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Tender

12b

USDA zone

13°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

30cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

10cm

1 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

More images of Begonia 'Glowing Embers'

A photo of Begonia 'Glowing Embers'
A photo of Begonia 'Glowing Embers'
A close up of the dark green leaves marked with light green veins with it's orange flowers, photo by Jo Baker

Begonia 'Glowing Embers' Overview

A tender, trailing perennial that has dark green, pointed leaves which are purple on the undersides. It produces glowing orange outward-facing flowers from mid-summer into autumn which contrast against the rich dark foliage.

Common problems with Begonia 'Glowing Embers'

Susceptible to mealybugs, caterpillars, thrips, vine weevils and aphids.

How to harvest Begonia 'Glowing Embers'

Generally not harvested.

How to propagate Begonia 'Glowing Embers'

Cuttings

Take basal or stem-tip softwood cuttings in spring or summer.