Choose from colorful Tuberous Begonia
bulbs, Petunias, Petchoa and SunPatiens plants and accompanying hanging baskets for beautiful displays celebrating the start of the gardening season.
Walton, Tuberous Begonia
by James Paterson--a striking painting of pale pink flowers and Tangier from the Dunes by Alexander Mann, who lived for two years in the city.
Plant about six plants around the rim and a couple or so in the middle, for example tuberous begonia
, pelargonium and bidens aurea.
Dragon Wing' is a tuberous begonia
, which puts it in the same class as those eye-catching begonias with creamy, pastel-colored, rosette flowers, blooming now in pink, yellow, mauve, red and orange.
So plant about six plants around the rim and a couple or so in the middle, for example pelargonium, surfinia petunia, tuberous begonia
and Bidens aurea.
In the shade of these trees, my friend has planted orange varieties of shade-loving impatiens, kalanchoe, and tuberous begonia
QMy tuberous begonia
has lots of flowers which are beautiful and showy double blooms but it also has some strange single ones.
I used tuberous begonia
, surfinia petunia, pelargonium and Bidens aurea.
The yellow tuberous begonia
is especially prized because summer-blooming plants for shade rarely have yellow flowers.
Plant tuberous begonia
, caladium, calla, canna, crocosmia, dahlia, Asian and Oriental lily, Tigridia pavonia, tuberose, and gladiolus (try Gladiolus callianthus for fragrance, baby glads for short, loose spikes).
Every year, I nurse along a tuberous begonia
that grows in a hand-thrown pot made by Santa Fe potter Frank Willitt.
Some plants require more water than others and these need a constant supply - ferns, fuchsia, lobelia, hosta, mimulus, tuberous begonia
, scaevola and lysimachia.