Begonia HOLIDAY™ 'Snowflake'Begonia HOLIDAY™ 'Snowflake'

Begonia HOLIDAY™ ‘Snowflake’


This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our Licensees or Retail Sources.


A medium, mounding plant with lush, snowflake-shaped foliage. Leaves are a shiny sterling silver with a mint green center. Showy pink to salmon flowers in abundance. Beautiful in a combo with red and white Poinsettias.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 8-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 17″ / 15″ / –“
Exposure: Full Shade
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SKU: BEGSNO Categories: , ,
Common Name HOLIDAY™ Begonia
Family Begoniaceae
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Plant Series Begonia HOLIDAY™ Collection
Plant Type Annual
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Flower Color Pink
Foliage Color Green, Silver
Dormancy --
Exposure Full Shade
Growth Habit Mounding
Growth Rate Fast
Hardiness Zone 8, 9, 10, 11
How Different? Compared to SPECTRE™ 'Silver', it has a smaller, narrower habit with a green center spot on the leaf rather than a larger pattern.
Landscape Value Use in containers inside and out. Background, container, houseplant.
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Persistence Evergreen
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 17" / 15" / --"
Soil (Garden) Fertile, rich, moist soil with good porosity.
Water (Garden) Keep evenly moist.
Special Uses Deep South
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Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
EC 1.2 – 2.4
pH 6.0 – 6.5
Fertility Needs 150 – 200 ppm
Notes Sanitation of media and growing conditions is critical. Greenhouse production recommended for best environmental controls. Avoid use of overhead irrigation. Do not crowd plants as this can lead to more disease problems and stretched plants. Do not plant too deep.
Finish Time to 4″ 4 – 6 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon 8 – 10 weeks
Day Length for Flowering Day Neutral
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