Flowers & Garden


Flowers for shade gardens ~ Begonia 'Double Yellow'

flowers for shade gardens - Begonias

The Begonia Double Yellow, a spring planted tuber, displays big yellow flowers with petals that look like roses and they perform in the shade. They have an elegant robust look and the plants are filled with blooms. They are ideal for shady areas in need of color, under trees, and on decks. They look stunning when planted alone in large containers. They provide nonstop color when planted in containers or beds. These tuberous begonias feature double, vividly colored, 6 inch flowers. Tuberous Begonias perform best in a partly shaded outdoor location away from strong winds. Fertilize regularly and keep the containers moist.

  • Flowering Period: June-October

  • Soil Type: Widely Adaptable

  • Growth Rate: Medium

  • Sun Exposure: Shade to Partial Sun

  • Mature Height: 12 - 18 inch

  • Moisture Requirements: Average - well drained