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Gryphon Begonia

Gryphon Begonia
Grower Information

Common Name: Foliage Begonia
Hardiness Degree: 40°F (4.4°C)
Plant Habit: Mounded, Upright
Characteristics: Drought Tolerant, Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Heat Tolerant, Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance
Water: Light
Fertilize: Every two weeks
Spacing: 16 - 18" (41 - 46cm)
Height: 14 - 16" (36 - 41cm)
Width: 16 - 18" (41 - 46cm)
Exposure: Shade, Partial Sun
General Information: Low-maintenance, easy-care, water-efficient plant tolerate shade, partial shade and dry conditions for great success in many locations. Exotic-looking, light green foliage with dark green veins gives a big “wow” factor – makes the neighbors jealous! Garden-to-house Gryphon lets you extend the growing season when plants are brought indoors to enjoy at the end of the outdoor growing season. Can grow to 30 in. (75 cm) tall in hot/humid conditions.

Idea & Tips: Tolerates dry conditions better than vegetative Rex begonias – possible fewer losses.
Grower InformationBest for: 6-in. (15-cm) pots

Amazing foliage begonia brings a big “wow” factor to retail programs. Showy displays, low water needs and indoor/outdoor versatility make Gryphon popular with retailers and gardeners. It’s easy and quick to produce, as Gryphon fits into existing begonia plug culture.
Height: 14 to 16 in./35 to 40 cm in shade, 12 to 14 in./30 to 35 cm in partial sun; may grow to 30 in./75 cm tall in hot/humid conditions

Other pictures of this variety

Begonia Gryphon Container
Begonia Gryphon Landscape