Begonia Dragon Wing Red | 5 Large Plug PlantsBegonia Dragon Wing Red | 5 Large Plug Plants 
Begonia Dragon Wing Red | 5 Large Plug Plants
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The Amazin'......Blazin'......Begonia! Dragon Wing Begonia plants produce lush, vigorous growth and stunning flowers right up until the first frosts. Use Dragon Wing Begonias as the focus of stunning mixed or solo containers and hanging baskets. 

You will receive a pack of 5 premium quality professionally produced young plug plants. All orders are carefully packed and shipped in our specially designed packaging. Plant your plug plants into 10cm pots and grow on (for about 5-6 weeks), then plant out. Full variety specific growing instructions are sent out with every order. 

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Brand:  Brookside Nursery
Supplied as:  5 Large Plug Plants
Habit:  Trailing
Eventual Height:  30-40cm (12-16")
Eventual Spread:  45cm (18")
Position:  Sun or Partial Shade
Primary Flower Colour:  Red
Suitable for Hanging Baskets?  Yes
Suitable for Patio Containers?  Yes
Scented?  Not Scented
Plant Type:  Annual
Botanical name:  Begonia x tuberhybrida.

Free UK delivery on all orders over £50!

For all orders under £50 in value we make a one off P&P charge of £4.95 per order.

Smaller orders are dispatched via Royal Mail 1st Class, larger orders via Parcelforce 24.

We are the only online plug plants supplier to offer a choice of a specific dispatch week for your order. When placing your order, use the drop down box above to select your required dispatch week. You can also alter dispatch weeks in the shopping basket.

All our plug plants are shipped in specially designed packaging to keep the root system in place and the foliage protected in transit.

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Size guide - Pack of 5 Large Plug Plants 

Pot Ready, Large, Healthy plants individually rooted in large plugs of compost. Ideal for planting into baskets, containers or small areas in the garden. Best results achieved if grown on for a short while in 9cm/10cm pots prior to planting out if planting straight into garden borders. Tender varieties will need protecting from frost. Compost volume around 4-5cm deep x 3-4cm square. Foliage height 5cm-12cm (depending on variety). Full growing instructions are provided.

Using a good quality multi-purpose compost, pot up your plugs into 10cm pots.  Once your Begonia plug plants have been potted on and labelled, water them in well and grow on for around 5-6 weeks.  Water once the compost starts to dry out but remember, Begonias generally will not thrive if overwatered, so it’s worth keeping an eye on them.

If preferred you can pot on the plugs into hanging baskets, flower bags or pots. Add a slow release plant food like Miracle-Gro Slow Release All Purpose Plant Food  to your compost which will give extra nutrients for strong and healthy plant growth.

Keep plants frost free until mid/late May and then harden off before being placed in their final positions when the risk of frost has passed in your area.

Water as necessary giving a liquid feed such as Neudorff Organic Plant Feed as instructed throughout the growing season.

Average Rating (9 Reviews):  
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Here be dragon wings!
Thursday, 5 August 2021  | 

I'm very happy with these fantastic begonias. The plugs arrived in excellent condition and have all thrived even the one that lost most of its leaves in a squirrel attack early on. I've planted them in balcony railing troughs and they've spread out nicely to fill the available space. Some have been a little slow to flower, but the foliage is so lush and such a lovely shade of green, it's not a problem. And the ones that have bloomed look bright and cheerful and give an almost tropical look. I've found them to be low-maintenance, too. Please keep stocking these Red Dragon Wings as they're likely to become my summer planting go-to.


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Begonias
Tuesday, 8 June 2021  | 

good quality plants are now thriving


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the best .
Thursday, 3 June 2021  | 

No problems when dealing with
Brookside 100% satisfaction .


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Begonia dragon wing
Monday, 26 April 2021  | 

All plants growing on well in the greenhouse.


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Excellent buy.
Thursday, 15 April 2021  | 

Superbly grown plug plants in an excellent condition, they arrived professionally packed; ready for pot transplantation and are now growing on well.
Very pleased with the purchase.


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plant plug deliveries
Thursday, 2 April 2020  | 

arrived exactly on time and in superb condition


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outstanding begonia-have ordered them for the past 4 years
Wednesday, 27 November 2019  | 

The glossy ,shiny dark green leaves of this begonia contrast with the red flowers to make a stunning plant-I wouldn't be without it. Each year I plant a single ones in each 25cm pot and put the pots as a feature in the front garden. I get many admiring comments . They grow to about 40-45cm tall and are bushy. They last well into October and then once the foliage has died down I keep them frost free. They then start into growth in the Spring. I order a new pack each year and also now have 11 older plants--great value !


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We are delighted that you are so pleased with your plants many thanks for your review, we do appreciate it!


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Begonia Dragon wings
Tuesday, 9 May 2017  | 

Had 2 of these several years ago and have been looking for them ever since and a sensible price - found you by accident but extremely pleased with delivery - exactly as stated with email updates and the plants have arrived and I am incredibly impressed with the quality of them, well packaged and now potted on in a warm place. along with the Nemesia and stocks. Thank you to all the team there -I would definitely recommend to my friends.


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Wednesday, 15 June 2016  | 

I bought these plug plants from you last year. They weren't what I was hoping for, but I potted them up and eventually planted them out. How glad I am! They proved to be outstanding plants and flowered profusely, not succumbing to the cold weather until just after Christmas. Who could ask for more. I will DEFINITELY be re-ordering this year.

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