Growing Calendar for Begonia Illumination Lemon 48 Trailing Plants
Delivery: Late May to Late May
Cheerful lemon-yellow blooms open in abundance and cascade generously over hanging baskets to up to 40cm/ 16in. When entertaining outdoors in high-summer your visitors will be instantly impressed.
Begonia Illumination plants have attractive pointed leaves making an overall beautiful display all summer long. Just plant up the strong young plants on delivery, water well and let Begonia Illumination Lemon do its thing. Your walls will be highly-adorned in flowers in no time.
Deadhead spent blooms by rubbing your fingers across them and they’ll simply fall into your hands. Your begonias will then put their energy into producing more and more beautiful lemon flowers!
These flowers are delivered to you as medium-size plug plants around 5cm (2in) from root to tip. A perfect quantity of plants to make a bold statement with flowers.
Plugs come in a FREE micro-propagator, which gives the plugs a good growing environment before you’re ready to plant on.
Just pot up into larger pots and plant out into containers or beds from April onwards. If late-winter frosts are predicted cover with horticultural fleece.
On a pleasant and dry spring or summer day plant out into soil and water well. As the plants start to flower add a high potassium fertiliser to give your flowers a real boost.
Plants not developing as yet
Healthy plants received, growing well in my greenhouse before planting out.
Your step-by-step guide to growing successful bedding plants.
Our products are all grown with the utmost care and to high standards of quality. We regularly check our nursery stock to determine exactly when they will be at the optimum time for despatch.
We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.
The delivery period shown on your order confirmation indicates when you can expect to receive your order and we will endeavour to despatch your plants in this period within 7-14 days