Begonia 'Comte de Lesseps' Begonia 'Comte de Lesseps' (C)
'Comte de Lesseps' is an upright, evergreen perennial, to 1.5m tall, with mid-green leaves spotted white and clusters of pink flowers produced sporadically throughout the year
About this plant
begonia 'Comte de Lesseps'
Begonia 'Compte de Lessop', Begonia 'Conte de Jessop'
Cut back over long canes to 2 or 3 buds in late spring
Loam, Sand, SoilClay
- Suitable locations
Patio & Container Plants
Propagate by stem cuttings
May be attacked by caterpillars, mealybugs, thrips and vine weevils
May be subject to powdery mildews, stem rot and rhizome rot