Canary Wings Begonia Vegetative

Canary Wings offers a unique look on a plant that has become a staple in gardens around the world! Canary Wings has bright foliage that changes from yellow to bright chartreuse throughout the season on a plant that continues to perform all Summer long. A great option for shade/early morning sun baskets. Good for small pots and large containers in a combo.
'Canary Wing'
Protection InformationEU PBRAF; PP27,149
  • General Information
    • Height:
      12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)
      15 - 18" (38 - 46cm)
  • Product Story
    • Canary Wing was found in a greenhouse located in Ohio by Groovy Plants. Through several years of development, this plant continued to shine in uniqueness and performance. The foliage comes out yellow and eventually changes to chartreuse throughout the year – something which is a can’t miss in the garden. Whether used in containers or the landscape, Canary Wing is a one-of-a-kind plant!
  • Supply Location
    • Canary Wing is offered as unrooted cuttings from Danzinger and through a network of rooting stations.
  • Propagation Guide
    • Tray Sizes (cells/tray):
      Liner 72 - 128
      Average Days with Mist:
      Average Propagation Time (weeks):

      Average propagation time for perennials includes 3-5 weeks to bulk-up the liner before beginning cold treatment when started in late Summer or early Autumn.

      When rooting, mist for first week then allow feet to dry out to form roots. If misting constantly, rooting will take much longer.
  • Finishing
    • Soil pH:
      5.4 - 6.2
      Light Levels (fc):
      3,000 - 7,000
      Temperature Day:
      65 - 70 F
      Temperature Night:
      60 - 65 F
      Fertilization (ppm N):
      150 - 200 PPM
      Not regularly seen
      Not regularly seen
  • Crop Time (weeks)
    • 4- to 5-inch (10- to 13-cm) Pots, Quarts :
      6 - 8 Weeks from transplant
      6-inch (15-cm) Pots, Gallons:
      7 - 9 Weeks from transplant
      10- to 12-inch (25- to 30-cm) Tubs or Baskets:
      10 - 12 Weeks from transplant
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Additional Information

  Press Release - Retailers' Choice Award 2018
Ball Ingenuity is happy to announce Begonia 'Canary Wings' as a recipient of the 2018 Retailers' Choice Award™.
Let shoppers know about Canary Wings with this easy-to-print bench card sign.