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Angel Wing Begonia

Posted by runswithscissors (My Page) on
Mon, May 2, 11 at 11:50

I have had an unusually successful spring of sprouting seeds...except my Angel Wings. The seeds were pelleted, few, and very expensive. Not a single one came up, even though I researched them and planted accordingly. Not ONE! Has anyone every had success with these little buggers?

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RE: Angel Wing Begonia

Are you sure you don't mean "Dragon Wing" begonias? And if so, yes, plenty of success.

RE: Angel Wing Begonia

Since from your name you carry scissors with you - I'd suggest a few discrete snips the next time you visit your nursery and grow them from cuttings :)

RE: Angel Wing Begonia

Hey, Hey...never thought of that! I DO carry a pair of scissors in my purse!

RE: Angel Wing Begonia

I used to give all my friends cuttings from my Angels wing Begonia. It is my all time favorite plant. Mine was in my kitchen and over 6 feet tall with about 9" wing leaves. It had large bunches of pink hanging flowers quite regularly. I never started one from seed though.
Good luck.

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