The magnificent Dragon Wing Begonia (Begonia x hybrida) is a unique, beautiful flowering plant that is perfect for adding a splash of color to gardens, patios, and outdoor spaces. This hardy plant is able to tolerate temperatures as low as 40 degrees Fahrenheit and as high as 85 degrees Fahrenheit, making it suitable for growing in USDA Hardiness Zones 10 and 11.
The Dragon Wing Begonia is an evergreen perennial that can reach heights of up to 2 feet tall and 2 feet wide. It has large, glossy leaves that can grow up to 6 inches long, and produce beautiful clusters of pink, white, or red flowers throughout the summer and into autumn. This plant is tolerant of drought, so it is ideal for areas with low rainfall.
The Dragon Wing Begonia is an easy-care plant that requires minimal maintenance. It does best in moist, well-drained soil and needs to be fertilized regularly. It also benefits from partial shade, so it should be planted in an area that receives part sun to part shade. This plant is not invasive, so it can grow in containers or close to other plants without fear of crowding them out.
The Dragon Wing Begonia can be used as a ground cover, in hanging baskets, or as an accent in garden beds. It is also a great choice for container gardening, as it will thrive in a pot with the right soil and fertilization. This plant is also a great choice for attracting bees and butterflies to your garden.