fibrous-rooted begonia

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Noun1.fibrous-rooted begonia - any of numerous begonias having fibrous rather than tuberous or rhizomatous roots
begonia - any of numerous plants of the genus Begonia grown for their attractive glossy asymmetrical leaves and colorful flowers in usually terminal cymes or racemes
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Drifts of fibrous-rooted begonias, alyssum and lobelia will fill little hills with blue and white and even yellow alyssum could be used to mimic the oilseed rape that is so common in rural idylls.
Seed of geraniums (zonal pelargoniums to be absolutely correct) and fibrous-rooted begonias, which resembles ground pepper, can be sown from late January onwards, while busy lizzies and petunia seed can wait until mid-February onwards.