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Tuberous begonia 'Nonstop Red'   

Begonia x tuberhybrida

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Nonstop Red is part of the Begonia genus and is a Tuberous begonia variety. Its scientific name is Begonia x tuberhybrida 'Nonstop Red'. Nonstop Red is a variety of hybrid Tuberous begonia and is reported as patented. This variety typically blooms in the following colours:   Candy apple red. When mature, blooms are roughly 9.0 cm (that's 3.51 inches in imperial) in diameter.The mature flowers are of a Double form. The leaves of this particular variety normally show as   Hunter green colour.

Compact, upright plants are heat resistant and covered with deep red double blooms.

Nonstop Red grows as an Annual/Perennial and is a Flower. Being an annual / perennial, it tends to grow either as a single season plant, or a plant that can stay in your garden for many years. Normally growing to a mature height of 30.0 cm (11.7 inches), Nonstop Red grows with a erect-like habit.

Nonstop Red Tuberous begonia is great for inexperienced gardeners and those that like low maintainance gardens.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Nonstop Red have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Nonstop Red

  • Dappled Sun

  • Medium

Thrives in rich soil kept slightly moist, but never soggy. May lift tubers to overwinter.

Plant in a location that enjoys dappled sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Nonstop Red is thought of as tender, so it is imperative to wait until temperatures are mild before planting out of doors. Use USDA Hardiness Zone 9 - 11 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant. Nonstop Red requires a soil ph of 6.0 - 6.5 meaning it does best in weakly acidic soil.

Growing Nonstop Red from seed

Transplanting Nonstop Red

Ensure that temperatures are mild (minimum night temperatures should be around 22°C / 72°F) and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Nonstop Red is a tender plant.

Harvesting Nonstop Red

Nonstop Red Patent Information