Begonias

Janelle O\’Callaghan asked 13 years ago

Recently bought some begonia plants at a garden centre, if I cut these back at the end of the summer and store will they grow again next year?

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 4 years ago
This depends on the kind of begonia. Some have no tuber and cannot be stored. It the plants have a tuber, you can lift them at the first night of frost damage and place them in trays.

The stems will fall off in a few days and you can store the tubers in a frost free place with some dry peat around them. Pot them up in March in a warm place for planting out at the end of May.

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