problem with trailing begonia

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michael cotter asked 12 years ago

have two trailing begonias in a container one orange and one white the orange is perfectly healthy but the blooms on the white one are discoloured and very unhealthy looking they are also falling of before fully formed,the foliage is healthy.

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 3 years ago
If the two plants are growing in identical conditions in the same location, then this si caused by varietion between varieties … and there can be considerable variation between varieties, white flowers often being less robust in poor conditions.