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Shade Perennials

Begonia thurstonii

Wonderful Heirloom Variety with glossy dark olive green leaves which have a slight puckering and are undersided in red. This begonia has a shrub-like habit and can get sizable with time. Our stock plant is 2' x 2', but expect 12-15" of growth the first season. Dark pink buds open to pale pink flowers in spring and summer.
Array Begonia
Common Name Begonia
Hardiness Zone 11, 12
Seasonal Interest Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall
Season of Blooming Summer, Fall
Use Specimen, House Plant, Ornamental, Container
Special Attributes Foliage Interest, Heirloom
Color Cream, Pink