Begonia species and cultivars

Scientific name: Begonia

Common name: Begonia

Family: Begoniaceae




Our major outdoor Begonia display is located in Beds 30 and 31.

Various plants in Beds 30 & 31; Grid: 7I1l
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Grown worldwide for their flowers and foliage in annual displays, as container plants and, in warm climates, as border plants. First collected in 1649 in Mexico there are approximately 1000 wild species of Begonia and several thousand garden varieties.