Blooming profusely from spring to autumn with large clusters of red, pendulous flowers. Virus affecting begonia; salad and other crops. Maintain a moist soil condition. Add your own photos, notes, get monthly email reminders on how to care for your plants, and Get expert info and easy to follow monthly care reminders for the plants in your garden by signing up for a free Shoot account. https://planthealthportal.defra.gov.uk/. Where to position: In good light, but away from strong sunlight. ©2004-2020 Shoot Limited. Family: Begoniaceae (be-gon-ee-AY-see-ee) Genus: Begonia (be-GON-yuh) Cultivar: Corallina de Lucerna : Hybridized : by Carrierre: Registered or introduced: 1875: Synonym: Begonia corallina » View all varieties of Begonias. plants? Ensure good drainage. Begonia lucerna’s leaves are narrow ‘Angel Wings’, often red-veined. invasive risks. Watering requirements: Soft, lukewarm water. Begonia 'Lucerna' (Begonia 'Lucerna') will reach a height of 2.5m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years. Soil: 70% soil-less compost mixed with 30% peat. Enter your details below and click 'Subscribe' and you'll have a free Shoot account. Dust with fungicidal powder. Mist-spray plants in hot weather, but avoid allowing droplets to collect on leaves. It is fairly tolerant, though draughts and wide temperature changes may cause ugly, dried brown areas at leaf edges. As growth becomes vigorous, increase warmth and provide a little more water. An attractive plant with a great number of varieties. Begonia 'Lucerna', Begonia x corallina 'Lucerna', Begonia 'Carolina de Lucerna', Begonia 'Corallina de Lucerna'. View gallery. Pest of mainly ornamentals and vegetables; present in the UK; and covered by the EU listing of Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus. Regulated pest; frequently intercepted with occasional outbreaks which have been successfully eradicated in the UK. of 0.5m after 2-5 years. A tall cane type with woody, prominent bamboo like joints. Date updated: 7th March 2019 For more information visit: Note: We are working to update our ratings. To add ? other material traded from an increasing variety of sources. Rest and care: Reduce water to maintain moist soil condition and stop feeding. Fungus : May attack open wounds. There is increasing movement of plants and authority. Begonia lucerna’s leaves are narrow ‘Angel Wings’, often red-veined. here for contact details to report to the relevant connect with other gardeners. The flowers, usually coral, though other colours can be obtained, are borne in fine, pendulous trusses. Does not tolerate water logging. Suspected outbreak? Get started now. You'll also receive handy monthly email reminders of what needs doing. It is not very sensitive to draughts or moderate temperature changes. Begonia 'Lucerna' (Begonia 'Lucerna') will reach a height of 2.5m and a spread Create your free SHOOT garden and make a record of the plants in your garden. Likes rich, porous, well drained soil, filtered shade. Please read "Don't risk it" advice here. authority. Mist-spray weekly with tepid water. to your lists, login to your account or subscribe. To become a Shoot member visit the main Shoot website. , Caterpillars Begonia, Cane Begonia, Angel Wing Begonia 'Corallina de Lucerna' Begonia . Feeding and fertilizer: Feed weekly with a weak liquid fertilizer. We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant. , Tarsonemid mites Create a free SHOOT account and get instant access to expert care advice for this and other Begin feeding again after one month. To check if this plant is suitable for your garden first login to your account or subscribe. To add notes for this plant login to your account or register for a new account. Where to position: Will accept good light or light shade, but needs protection from strong sunlight. Shoot is Click Aphids , Caterpillars , Mealybugs , Tarsonemid mites , Thrips. Propagation: Sow corallina de lucerne begonia seed as soon as ripe. Watering requirements: Lukewarm rain water or soft water. working with Defra to help members to do their part in preventing the introduction and spread of Sorry, comments are closed for this post. 'Lucerna' _ 'Lucerna' is a vigorous begonia with olive green silver spotted leaves and large panicles of pink flowers. Take basal cuttings from tuberous begonias in spring, or from winter flowering types in early summer. This increases the chances of Grey-green, Silvery-grey, Spotted in Summer, Aphids Elephant’s Ear Begonia – Begonia haageana, Plant flags : Reduce water until soil condition is springy. Aphids Plant outdoors in well-drained humus-rich, neutral or acid soil. Check, Dried brown areas on the leaves : Caused by under-. In order to add a note on this plant, please add this plant to your plant lists. To add images for this plant login to your account or register for a new account. plants in your garden. Remove the dead blooms and lower leaves if they become damaged or unsightly. , Thrips Thanks for your patience. Do not pinch out shoots. The flowers, usually coral, though other colours can be obtained, are borne in fine, pendulous trusses. Create your free , Mealybugs here for contact details to report to the relevant Our plants are under greater threat than ever before. Click Erect multiple stems up to 5' tall. One vendor has this plant for sale. account. , Mealybugs exotic pests arriving with imported goods and travellers, as well as by natural means. Cottage/Informal, Mediterranean, Containers, Greenhouse, Indoor. An attractive plant with a great number of varieties. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Aphids , Caterpillars , Mealybugs , Tarsonemid mites , Thrips, Sign up for your FREE ACCOUNT today or login to receive detailed monthly care instructions. Take rhizome cuttings in summer. To be kept under consideration in light of a review of the EU listing. Provide humidity. First European outbreak detected in Finland in 2015. Maintain a moist, springy soil condition. Grows best in good (but not direct light) in a frost-free area. Root stem, tip or leaf cuttings in spring or summer in a propagating case, in light shade. This website uses cookies to improve your experience. , Tarsonemid mites All rights reserved. The plant is not demanding over humidity, but will not like a completely dry atmosphere. , Thrips. 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