Dec 8, 2019  Week: 49

Megawatt™ Red Bronze Leaf Begonia

Grower Information:
Culture Research
Begonia Megawatt Ethylene Sensitivity Begonia Megawatt LIP

Scientific Name : Begonia interspecific

Blooming Season : Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Autumn, Late Summer

Plant Habit : Mounded, Upright

Spacing : 12 - 16" (30 - 41cm)

Height : 20 - 28" (51 - 71cm)

Width : 16 - 24" (41 - 61cm)

Exposure : Shade, Partial Sun

Grower Information : 
Seed supplied as: Pelleted.
MEGAsize + MEGAcolour = MEGAsales!
This fresh, high-energy begonia option has quickly proven itself in the marketplace with great timing benefits, one-of-a-kind varieties, ultimate garden power and more. These bigger-than-life hybrids let you offer the earliest colour to early-bird gardeners.

Look to PanAmerican Seed for your complete interspecific program, starting with fastest-to-market BabyWing for day-neutral growing…Megawatt for big Spring sales…and main-season Dragon Wing to round out the season.

Plug crop time: 7 to 8 weeks
Transplant to finish: 7 to 9 weeks

  • Striking, non-stop flowers keep plants covered in huge colour from Spring through Autumn…even in heat and drought.
  • Sturdy flower stems hold flowers above the foliage for superior show versus others.
  • Shows well at retail and perfect for landscapes, baskets, big tubs and borders.

Big flower power! Fits well with the other Megawatt Bronze Leaf varieties for timing and habit.


Other Megawatt™ Varieties
Megawatt™ Pink Green Leaf Begonia Megawatt™ Red Green Leaf Begonia Megawatt™ Rose Green Leaf Begonia Megawatt™ Pink Bronze Leaf Begonia Megawatt™ Rose Bronze Leaf Begonia