Take a look at new begonia varieties from Ball FloraPlant, PanAmerican Seed and Ecke introduced in 2012 for 2013 production.
‘Honey Crisp’ from Ball FloraPlant
Cream leaves feature green flecks, rose edges and peek-a-boo red undersides, with the same habit as ‘Electric Lime.’ ‘Honey Crisp’ is sensitive to PGRs.
Height: 18 to 24 inches
Spread: 28 inches
‘Vino’ from Ball FloraPlant
This eye catching Coleus complements ‘Honey Crisp’ nicely, with deep wine-colored leaves that grow darker in the sun. Upright, medium habit.
Height: 18 to 30 inches
Spread: 24 to 28 inches
Coleus ‘Chocolate Covered Cherry’ from PanAmerican Seed
This new coleus is a great performer in full sun and high humidity. Its late flowering and dwarf size make it adaptable to premium pack sales and small space gardens.
Height: 12 to 14 inches
Spread: 10 to 12 inches
Luminesce, part of the Stained Glassworks Series from Ecke
Luminesce is a new addition to the Stained Glassworks series from Ecke. The series is full sun tolerant, and Luminesce is a compact and mounding addition to the series.
Coleus Chocolate Symphony Fuseables from PanAmerican Seed
‘Chocolate Mint’ and ‘Versa Lime’ coleus make an easy combo for the shade. Easy-to-grow Fuseables multi-pellets are specially formulated to deliver a balanced mix of 2 to 3 varieties. They germinate and grow together to produce more natural-looking mixes at retail. Perfect for growing in colour bowls, hanging baskets or large patio containers, 3 to 5 plugs per pot.
Height: 20 to 28 inches
Width: 12 to 18 inches
Coleus Under the Sun Fuseables from PanAmerican Seed
Under the Sun Fuseables mix includes ‘Versa Crimson Gold’ and ‘Versa Lime Coleus.’ Great for both sun and shade. Perfect for growing in colour bowls, hanging baskets or large patio containers, 3 to 5 plugs per pot.
Height: 20 to 32 inches
Width: 18 to 22 inches