Begonia Flamenco Matador
Compact double scarlet flowers.
Compact double flowers.
Plant Type: Spring Bulb
Plant Height (at maturity): 20cm
Pot Size: Bulb
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Red
Fragrant Flower: No
Aromatic Foliage: No
RHS Award of Garden Merit: No
RHS Plants for Pollinators: No
Foliage Type: Deciduous
Hazardous / Poisonous Information: Do not eat bulbs, corms or roots
Soil Type: Loam or Sandy
Soil Drainage: Moist but well drained
Light Exposure: Part shade
Planting Style: Flower Beds & Borders; Patio Containers; Hanging Baskets
Season of Interest: Summer
Flowering (from - to): July onwards
Sowing / Planting (from - to): April
Typically Available: January; February; March
Plant outdoors, hollow part uppermost, when all danger of frost has passed. Keep the soil moist and remove faded flowers. At the end of the season, lift the tubers, cut the stems off just above the tubers and store in dry soil at 4-10°C/40-50°F.
We want your summer flowering bulbs to arrive in great condition and therefore dispatch fresh to you door at the perfect stage for the growing season.
Pre-orders will be dispatched w/c 4th March 2019 for all varieties.