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20/06/2013 at 16:41

My wife just bought a lovely Begonia 'Glowing Embers' and I was wondering how to propagate it as I read that it was and annual but I was a bit unsure as to the truthfulness of that bit of info. Also how do I care for it and bring it through the winter if it's not an annual. I could find some space in my unheated carnivorous plant greenhouse.

20/06/2013 at 20:00

I have taken them indoors Richard and treated them like house plants they flowered for long while then went straggly  but had extended enjoyment out of them .

I just hate throwing them away when summer over so best comes indoors.

I have a small begonia red/orange tubular shape flower long narrow drk grn leaves no name on tag any ideas as to its name,havent seen this variety before very pretty tag says for garden so it will stay in pot and come indoors end  of summer



15/09/2014 at 17:19

Can I take cuttings of the begonia glowing Embers, it's glowed all summer it seems a shame to throw it away! Any ideas or suggestions gratefully received.


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