Begonia 'Canary Wing'

Canary Wing Begonia

Herbaceous Annual or Biennial, Tender Perennial

Showy chartreuse foliage is a main part of its allure, but scarlet red blooms really stand out against the large glossy leaves. Excellent for hanging baskets and containers in bright shade. Looks great from early summer until killing frost.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 10, 11

Exposure: Full Shade, Morning Sun, Open Shade

Water Needs: Average, Regular / Even


Size: 12 - 18 tall x 12 - 18 wide
Shape / Form: Mounding, Rounded
Foliage Texture: Bold, Coarse
Foliage Quality: Bold, Coarse

Features: Attractive Foliage, Attracts Bees, Flowers, Long Blooming, Low Maintenance

Foliage Color: Chartreuse / Lime, Gold, Yellow, Yellow / Gold

Flower Color: Red
Bloom Season: Fall, Summer

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Container, Indoor
Wildlife: Bees, Butterflies

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Summer, Fall, Until Killing Frost
Plant Behavior: Tender
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos