Begonia 'Pegasus' ('Gryphon')


Tips for Homeowners:

Begonia can be brought indoors to overwinter and should be cut back and placed in a very sunny spot.  When growing outside water and fertilize on a regular basis.

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This stunningly dramatic begonia is an easy-to-care-for plant that is versatile and will inspire the creative genius with its use.  Combine with other plants or as a stand-alone the affect is the same -WOW.

  • Large unusual leaves
  • Dramatic solo or combined
  • Low maintenance

This plant is awesome in a container all by itself, but also is wonderful in mixed containers.

Height: 16-25 in
Spread: 18-28 in
Zone: 10-11
Color: Non-Flowering

Interesting Notes about Begonia:

This hybrid begonia is a variegated form with its green and white foliage.  It is tall and robust and makes a great filler for the garden or container.  It needs protection from the afternoon sun and needs to be kept evenly moist in a well-drained soil.

Characteristics & Attributes


  • Mass Planting
  • Container
  • Great Foliage
  • Specimen
  • Low Maintenance
  • House Plant

Foliage Color:

  • Variegated
  • Dark Green
  • Silver


  • Partial Sun
  • Full Shade


  • Mounding

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer
  • Early Color
  • Fall

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water