Begonia and marguerite container

Begonia and marguerite container

Plant up this bright and perky container display in three quick steps.

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
At its best
At its best

Plant is not at its best in January

Plant is not at its best in February

Plant is not at its best in March

Plant is not at its best in April

Plant is not at its best in May

Plant is at its best in June

Plant is at its best in July

Plant is at its best in August

Plant is at its best in September

Plant is not at its best in October

Plant is not at its best in November

Plant is not at its best in December

To do
To do

Do not To do in January

Do not To do in February

Do To do in March

Do To do in April

Do To do in May

Do To do in June

Do not To do in July

Do not To do in August

Do not To do in September

Do not To do in October

Do not To do in November

Do not To do in December

This pink, perky display produces a contemporary feel, with the contrasting dark leaves bringing some drama to the arrangement.

If you’d rather plant a different begonia, check out 10 of the best begonias to grow for ideas – or try this classy oxalis, begonia and lobelia window box.

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