Begonia 'Lois Burks' Begonia 'Lois Burks' (C)

begonia 'Lois Burks'


a low-growing, branching perennial, to 50cm tall, with "angel-wing" dark green to bronze leaves speckled with white. Clusters of salmon-red flowers appear sporadically throughout the year

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      begonia 'Lois Burks'

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Spread

      0.5-1 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Partial Shade

  • scissorsPruning

    Cut back over long canes to 2 or 3 buds in late spring

  • bambooSoil

    Loam, Sand, SoilClay

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Patio & Container Plants

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by stem cuttings

  • insectPests

    May be attacked by caterpillars, mealybugs, thrips and vine weevils

  • microbeDiseases

    May be subject to powdery mildews, stem rot and rhizome rot