BEGONIA, Gryphon

Begonia Gryphon web

Beautiful foliage plant with large, dark green leaves splashed with silver. The stems, veins, and undersides of the palmate leaves are maroon in colour. Gryphon thrives when grown in shade gardens and containers.

Bloom TimeConstant foliage interest from spring until first hard frost.
HabitMounding, upright
Height14 - 16" (36 - 41cm)
Width16 - 18" (41 - 46cm)
Companion PlantCompatible with all Tried & True varieties especially Ipomoea Chocolate and Bacopa Vanilla Shake. It looks good as a monoculture or planted with other foliage plants.
WateringKeep evenly moist. Allow soil to dry slightly between watering.
FeedingFeed regularly with a balanced plant food.
PlantingWell-drained soil in shade to partial sun.