AAS Winners

Begonia 'Pin Up Flame' F1
1999 AAS Flower Award Winner

An unusual color combination of yellow with an orange/red petal edge. This bicolor pattern is distinct from other single flowered tuberous rooted begonias and the pattern varies slightly form plant to plant. The small plant is only 10 to 12 inches but it will flower all season with minimal care. 'Pin Up Flame' is perfect for any patio container or basket when grown in a shady location.

AAS Winner Primary Details
Award: AAS Flower Award Winner
Class: Begonia
Variety Name: 'Pin Up Flame' F1
Genus: Begonia
Species: x tuberhybrida
Year: 1999
Common Name: Begonia
Type: Flowers from Seed
Breeder: Benary Seed
Close Market Comparison: 'Pin-Up Rose,' 'Galaxy Salmon Rose'
Plant Needs
Duration Type: Annual
Light Needs: Partial sun, Shade
Water Needs: Normal
Staking Required: NO
Plant Characteristics
Foliage Color: Dark green
Plant Habit: Mounded
Plant Height: Medium: 10" to 24"
Garden Spacing: 10 inches
Bloom Time: Summer
Bloom Color: Red, Yellow
Bloom Color Pattern: Bicolor
Bloom Size: 2-4 inches
Fragrance: None
Home Gardener Use
Container: YES
Hanging Basket: YES
Low Edging: YES
Medium Height Divider: YES

How to Grow

 Plants need 16-18 weeks from sowing seed to first flower.