Basket and Exhibition Begonias

I am growing both basket and exhibition begonias this year. My first baskets of begonias are the ‘Apricot Shades’ variety from Thompson & Morgan. I was able to save some of the tubers from last year and I  started these off in early February using a...

Begonias are back…did they ever leave?

Working in the retail horticulture industry for the past twenty three years has taught me almost everything that I know about plants. With no formal training, I confess to not being an expert in any particular area but more of a ‘jack of all, master of...

Customer review – begonia ‘Inferno’

It should be fairly obvious by now that we love begonias! But it’s not just us. We received a lovely customer review recently about begonia ‘Inferno™’. This delightful begonia was introduced into the Thompson & Morgan range in 2010 and has since...

Brilliant begonias

Customer trial panel member Wendy Stanbury is a massive fan of begonias. Here’s why… Big ‘n’ blousy or small ‘n’ subtle, whatever you fancy begonias have it all! I love growing begonias because they are easy, good in sun or shade,...

Begonias rule!

Customer trial panel member Caroline Broome is a begonia convert! Read why she loves them so much in this latest blog post… Until about two years ago begonias were completely off my radar, but since T&M sent me some of the tuberous varieties to trial over...