(Begonia) Formerly know as ‘Gryphon’, PEGASUS® Begonia is known for it’s unique star-shaped foliage, deep green color with a silvery overlay. Don’t let the new name fool you, PEGASUS® is just as great as ‘Gryphon’. Easy to grow and low maintenance, PEGASUS® is 12-18″ tall with an upright habit and spreading 16-18″ wide. Plant in full sun to full shade, provide consistent moisture and do not allow to get too dry, especially when planted in the sun. PEGASUS® is heat tolerant and works well as a border plant, in mass, as a specimen or as a thriller in combination planters. PEGASUS® will not disappoint with it’s impressive foliage.
Common Name: Begonia
Plant Type: Annual
Brand: PROVEN WINNERS® Annuals
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11What is my zone?
Max Height: 1 – 2 Feet
Max Spread: 1 – 2 Feet
Exposure: Part Shade (4-6 hrs.), Full Shade (0-4 hrs.)
Nature Attractions: Hummingbirds
Flower Color: Pink Shades
Soil Moisture Needs: Moderate
Design Use: Border, Combination Containers, Container, Hanging Baskets, Massing
Container Design: Thriller
Season of Interest (Flowering): Summer, Late Summer, Fall
Season of Interest (Foliage): Spring, Summer, Fall