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Begonia tuberhybrida Hybrid Tuberous Begonia

FP062/FPS62 by Edward F. Gilman, Randy Heatley, Ryan W. Klein, and Gail HansenJuly 19, 2022This document provides comprehensive information on the cultivation and care of Hybrid Tuberous Begonias (Begonia tuberhybrida). It covers the plant’s growth requirements, including light, soil, and watering needs, as well as its susceptibility to pests and diseases. The document also details propagation methods, such as stem cuttings and tuber division, and offers guidance on planting times for various USDA hardiness zones. Additionally, it addresses common issues like flower bud drop, powdery mildew, and stem rot, providing practical solutions to maintain plant health and vigor. Original publication date October 1999.

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