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This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
begonia 'Illumination Salmon Pink'
Begonia 'Illumination Salmon'
Begonia can be annuals, evergreen or deciduous perennials or shrubs, with fibrous, tuberous or rhizomatous roots and usually asymmetrical leaves, often strikingly patterned, and small or large flowers, both male and female in the same cluster
Tuberhybrida begonias are bushy tuberous perennials with glossy leaves and usually double flowers in small clusters in summer; most are dormant in winter
'Illumination Salmon Pink' is a Tuberhybrida begonia with pendulous stems bearing oval leaves and arching sprays of flat, double, salmon-pink flowers to 8cm across, in summer
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect East-facing or West-facing
Exposure Sheltered or Exposed
MoistureMoist but well-drained
Time to ultimate height
Grow in fertile, well-drained, neutral to slightly acid soil in partial shade. Ideal for hanging baskets
Propagate by seed or stem cuttings
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds
City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden Patio & Container Plants
Pruning Cut back after flowering
Pests May be attacked by caterpillars, aphids, mites, mealybugs, thrips and vine weevils
Susceptible to grey moulds, powdery mildews and stem rot
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