Begonia boliviensis 'Sparkle Scarlet'


Tips for Homeowners:

Best to maintain moisture and to feed regularly.

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This beauty will trail to 3 feet or more and will produce vibrant red, pendulous flowers all season.

  • Vigorous, trailing habit
  • Flowers beyond count
  • Perfect for window boxes or hanging baskets

Best for containers or window boxes.

Height: 6-12 in
Spread: 12-18 in
Zone: 10-11
Color: Red

Interesting Notes about Begonia:

This begonia is tuberous in nature with its thick succulent stems, and has pendulous branching that is perfect for the hanging basket. They do not like the extremes of too dry or wet so best to keep evenly moist in a well-drained soil. They need to be kept out of direct or full sun, preferring partial sun.

Characteristics & Attributes


  • Great Foliage
  • Container
  • Blooms all Season
  • Specimen
  • Summer Bloomer
  • Low Maintenance
  • Hanging Basket
  • Long Blooming

Foliage Color:

  • Green


  • Full Sun
  • Full Shade
  • Partial Sun

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies


  • Mounding
  • Trailing

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water